Entering a parallel universe – the German view of companies

November 23, 2018
I’m in Düsseldorf to talk about the impact of technology and changing work patterns on the route of the board.…

How will CFA Institute respond to Goldman Sachs 1MDB scandal?

November 22, 2018

I have never found Goldman Sachs an attractive organisation. It always seemed to me the ultimate expression of money traders …

We need a stronger spirit of stewardship

November 20, 2018

I am in Madrid to speak at the ICA (Spain’s Institute of Directors) international conference.


As the only native …

Breaking up the FANG should not be hard to do

November 19, 2018
A few months ago I argued in a blog that the FANGS are too dominant and regulators should break them …

Speaking at the Global Symposium

November 13, 2018

Tomorrow I am speaking at this year’s Global Symposium to be held by the Centre for Management Consulting Excellence. The …

Our ailing care system – a way out of the maze

November 10, 2018

Camilla Cavendish nails social care as critical issue for the future of the NHS (How Britain can heal its

Failing care models and options for tomorrow

November 9, 2018

Worrying news about the financial health of home care providers in the UK in yesterday’s Financial Times.


For some …

Short termism: is the message getting through?

November 8, 2018

‘The active (fund) management industry does not add value after fees’ says Stuart Dunbar of Baillie Gifford according to The

Why are so many investment experts so blind?

November 7, 2018

Why are so many investment experts so blind ? It has to be the way they are educated. (Funds