Responsible Capitalism: an oxymoron or a new dawn?

Why are Facebook and Starbucks becoming ‘Responsible Capitalists’? Because it is good for business. This is a summary of a 5000-word essay “Responsible Capitalism: Why change is necessary and what we can do about it.” Download the full essay here. Capitalism is at a cross-roads.  If we don’t change the way we operate, we may [...]

Responsible Capitalism: an oxymoron or a new dawn? 2018-01-23T13:47:09+00:00

Is your culture ready for change?

It is impossible to transform an organisation without a culture that is ready for change. To thrive in today’s fast-changing world, leaders need to be able to take their organisations in new directions swiftly and decisively - as a reaction to new entrants, changing market conditions, disruptive technologies or new opportunities. To do this, their [...]

Is your culture ready for change? 2017-12-28T10:20:49+00:00

What does it mean to be a Long Term Investor?

Every institutional investor says they invest for the long term - but living up to this ideal is not always easy. First it requires an answer to the key question: What does it mean to be a (genuine) Long Term Investor? Campbell Macpherson, business advisor to Sovereign Funds and Institutional Investors and author of new business [...]

What does it mean to be a Long Term Investor? 2017-12-28T10:21:19+00:00

Brexit 2019: how on earth did we end up here?!

Change may indeed be inevitable, but change that is brought about without a comprehensive understanding of the implications is rarely a recipe for success. 4 July 2017. The UK electorate spoke last month for the third consecutive year and we now have a parliament that truly reflects the disparate nature of the national mood. This [...]

Brexit 2019: how on earth did we end up here?! 2017-12-28T09:24:06+00:00