After the gold rush — Paul Rollinson

From banker to miner: Paul Rollinson
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The head of Canadian miner Kinross is looking ahead following years of post-peak falls and cuts

28 April 2016 – Paris, France Isabelle Kocher, the CEO of Engie for Business Life
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Isabelle Kocher, Engie — new kind of power

The head of the French utility company on dealing with climate change and crisis

Siobhan Talbot, CEO of Glanbia PLC, the Irish performance nutrition, cheese and ingredients group.
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Glanbia CEO Siobhán Talbot

The one-time dairy co-op now a global food and health business

‘He’s challenged the status quo’: David Morley of Allen & Overy
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David Morley, Allen & Overy

From ‘insufferable brat’ to one of London’s less fusty lawyers

Jeremy Darroch. Head of Sky. At Sky. Isleworth. 21/4/16. For Monday Interview Biz Life.
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Jeremy Darroch, Sky — switched on to Europe

Pay-TV group is focused close to home

Dick Boer, President and Chief Executive Officer of Ahold.
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Dick Boer, Ahold — restoring reputation

Dutch grocer spent years repairing its brand after a fraud

Ben Silbermann, Pinterest CEO, talks about the company's plans for the future at the Pinterest offices in San Francisco, California, Thursday, March 31, 2016. Thor Swift for the Financial Times
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Ben Silbermann, Pinterest – going global

Unassuming co-founder leads push for expansion

3 March 2016 – Paris, France Danone CEO Emmanuel Faber poses for portraits at the Danone HQ in Central Paris.

Emmanuel Faber, Danone CEO

Head of French foodmaker says rock climbing improves his judgment

‘We can take a 20-year bet because we don’t need to answer to citizens or shareholders’: Sue Desmond-Hellmann
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Sue Desmond-Hellmann, Gates Foundation

The cancer specialist on learning to lead in Uganda — and criticism of ‘Big Philanthropy’

Craig Kreeger, CEO of Virgin Atlantic.
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Craig Kreeger, Virgin Atlantic CEO

The airline industry veteran now battling to maintain Virgin’s transatlantic ‘cool’

Aetna CEO Bertolini: mindful of mortality

The unconventional boss of the US health insurer distrusts hospitals and business school dogma

David Carey, Hearst Magazines: Still Glossy

The magazine publisher whose empire is expanding into younger readers’ digital worlds

Mochtar Riady, chairman, Lippo Group

The 86-year-old founder’s fifth 20-year phase is a move online

Ben Magara, Lonmin’s chief

The head of the mining company on labour issues and commodities

Yves Guillemot, Ubisoft: assassin’s siege

The boss of the French video game maker will this week start a fightback against Vincent Bolloré

Olaf Swantee, architect of EE’s 4G feat

Former chief of EE drove Britain’s superfast network upgrade before the operator’s sale to BT

Herman Gref, Sberbank’s survivor chief

The head of Russia’s biggest bank discusses the bumps on his road to reform

Eldar Saetre, Statoil’s reluctant leader

After he finally accepted top job, oil prices crashed

Oxford’s new boss looks beyond Rhodes row

Terrorism expert Louise Richardson is university’s first female head

Jacques Gounon, Eurotunnel CEO

The head of the rail line linking the UK and France on terror, migrants and potential Brexit