Promising "it will be a different company going forward," BP (BP +0.3%) says CEO Tony Hayward...

|About: BP p.l.c. (BP)|By:, SA News Editor

Promising "it will be a different company going forward," BP (BP +0.3%) says CEO Tony Hayward will step down as of Oct. 1, and will be replaced by American Bob Dudley, who has been heading up the company's Gulf spill response. Hayward will be nominated to the board of TNK-BP, the company's Russian JV.