Kristian ‘Ewen’ Ainsworth has been appointed FD of Gulf Keystone Petroleum.
Michael Neill Cox has been appointed FD of IPSA.
Michael Keith Slater has been appointed group FD of Tepnel Life Sciences.
I attended a seminar the other evening. Amongst other things, the speaker described what he felt were the three key components for any business to be successful: inspiration, marketing and control.
John William Dickson has been appointed FD of Hydrodec Group.
Who gives the best business coverage on the TV and radio? Brainy Peston? The rising star Flanders? The Godfather Peter Day? Tell us your views.
Recycling innovator Remarkable is on the brink of the first recycled waste brand.
In 2003 21-year-old Mark Joseph established himself as the original DIY star when he released his first single with no label, backing or promotion and reached number 38 in the charts. It was this feat that inspired him to set up 38 Records – his own record label funded by fans.
The government’s latest change to the capital gains tax regime has been labelled “hugely short-sighted” by one entrepreneur, and compared to being mugged then handed back an empty wallet by another.
Vikas Shah founded his first company, the Ultima Group, at 14. A gun-for-hire, he boosted his pocket money building websites for local companies.
So Alistair Darling will announce his new proposals on Capital Gains Tax (CGT). Will entrepreneurs be pleased with the outcome?
The government has partly backed down from its contentious capital gains tax reforms, announcing that entrepreneurs will pay 10 per cent tax for the first £1m of qualifying gains.