Carly Fiorina: The road from HP pariah to presidential candidate

Fiorina says time at HP supports her White House bid, but a look back at her tenure might tell a different story


Carly Fiorina has formally thrown her hat into the ring as Republican presidential candidate this week, and is already defending her unpopular rein as CEO of Hewlett Packard.

But despite claiming that she achieved “great things” at the firm – blaming “headwinds” created by “people who did not want to see HP change” for the numerous missteps witnessed – her six-year tenure was divisive to say the least.

Here are some high- and lowlights of Fiorina's journey to prospective leader of the most powerful country in the world...