What taking back control really means – positive thinking beyond Brexit

January 15, 2019

I still hope that at the end of our Brexit melodrama we will find the kind of relationship with our …

The part of the financial services industry we could usefully do without

June 7, 2018

Since the Lord Mayor’s Mansion House debate I have been reading and thinking about trust and the City of London. …

Reflections on the Mansion House Trust debate

June 1, 2018

We need to change the rules as well as promoting individual codes of behavior


‘It’s about character as well …

The Future of Capitalism and the Company of Tomorrow

February 14, 2018

Text of a talk given by me in Madrid on 13th January, 2017 to an audience of chairs, CEOs, NEDs,

Nine Propositions that constitute an inclusive approach

February 9, 2018

This is a speech I gave at the Institute of Directors in London, 2007


Nine Propositions that constitute an

The need and opportunity for business to lead post Brexit

August 19, 2016

This Tomorrow’s Company paper sets out some simple actions that companies could take to provide leadership post Brexit.

Executive Summary

Companies that work for everyone, not just the privileged few

July 14, 2016

Two weeks ago I commented that, in the UK at least, the lack of trust in business had eroded the …

Tomorrows Company releases report entitled: UK Business: What’s wrong? What’s next?

May 1, 2016

This report is the outcome of the Futures Project that reviewed progress in UK business over the last 20 years …

7 ways global business could help us to tackle the UN’s humanitarian cash shortage

September 8, 2015

On 29th September, the G7 group and four Gulf nations pledged $1.8bn to UN aid agencies supporting Syrian refugees. …