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Blackstone Group, which is weighing an offer for Dell, is making an aggressive push to recruit Mark Hurd to be CEO of the world's No. 3 PC maker, a person familiar with the situation said Wednesday. Hurd, who is president at Oracle, is former CEO of Hewlett-Packard.
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(Reuters) - Blackstone Group LP , which is weighing an offer for Dell Inc , is making an aggressive push to recruit Oracle Corp President Mark Hurd to be chief executive of the world's No. 3 PC maker, a person familiar with the situation said on Wednesday.
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