F. Ross Johnson, Symbol of ’80s Corporate Excess, Dies at 85

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/12/31/business/f-ross-johnson-dead-rjr-nabisco.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

As chief executive of RJR Nabisco, Mr. Johnson instigated the era-defining takeover struggle chronicled in the best-selling book “Barbarians at the Gate.”

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