Real Business’s employment law agony uncle is Will Winch, tackling legal problems faced by entrepreneurs. This week: laying off staff.
Kidston launched her eponymous brand in 1992. But the vintage devotee and designer didn’t build her £20m-turnover business through some masterplan. It was mostly down to fate.
New finance directors have been appointed at companies including Johnson Matthey, Oxus Gold and UBC Media.
Move over arthouse and indie, the weak pound had made Britain a hotspot for Hollywood. Expect to see a whole clutch of A-listers roaming the capital this year.