Archive: 2008
Dec
03
2008
Matthew Cadbury, Director of GlobeScan Inc

Matthew Cadbury spent 12 years developing international businesses for Cadbury Schweppes, working both in the UK and in India. Cadburys was first established in 1824 by John Cadbury, who started to produce chocolate goods from his grocer shop. Since...

Oct
29
2008
Peter Blackburn, Non-Executive Director, SIG Plc

Peter Blackburn was educated at Leeds University, Poitiers University and Harvard Business School.Peter Blackburn’s business career began with the Bradford accountants, R S Dawson in 1962 as an Articled Clerk. In 1966 he took his initial step into...

Oct
09
2008
Energy and Change

Lord John Browne, Former CEO at BP and currently MD and Managing Partner at Riverstone Europe"Energy and Change"Lord Browne of Madingley was born in 1948, he joined BP in 1966 and in 1984 became Group Treasurer and Chief Executive of BP Finance...

Sep
24
2008
Bjorn Timelin, Associate Principal, McKinsey & Company

Bjorn Timelin is an Associate Principal at McKinsey & Company's London offices, and one of the leaders of McKinsey's European Consumer Goods Marketing Group.Having joined McKinsey in 2003, Bjorn has since served a wide range of FMCG clients -...

Apr
08
2008
Profiting from other people's blunders

Jon Moulton is Managing Partner of Alchemy, a UK-based private equity firm, which has invested £1.9 billion of equity with an emphasis on dealing with troubled companies. It recently completed the raising of a £300m European special opportunities...