When it comes to partners in crime prevention, Simon Gordon and Nick Fisher are two names to keep on the watch list. Real Business went to get some help with its enquiries.
Certain professions, which we won't name, are often dubbed criminals and crooks. But what about those who find themselves on the wrong side of the law then into a profession? We've highlighted six recognisable individuals who have turned around their situations for the better to dominate the business world.
Indian billionaire Yusuffali Kader has brought the original Scotland Yard site in Whitehall for £110m to create a five star hotel – and profit from London's property market.
If an award for worst employee of the month was up for grabs from Ryanair, the airline would surely have no problem issuing it after a sticky-fingered steward stole a passenger's £500 Nikon camera to then list it on eBay.
Almost overnight, Paris Brown became an internet sensation for all the wrong reasons. But had the Kent Police's background check involved social media, Paris would never have been hired. Have they learned their lesson?