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  1. May 14, 2014

    ITV hit by investor revolt over Adam Crozier’s £8.4m pay packet

    ITV has suffered an investor revolt over pay, after the total pay package of its chief executive Adam Crozier nearly tripled...

  2. July 9, 2013

    ‘Turnround king’ Archie Norman becomes Lazard London chairman

    Lazard has appointed Archie Norman, the executive known as the “turnround king” for his restructuring of supermarket chain...

  1. January 8, 2013

    Infrastructure minister announces review

    Lord Deighton, the new infrastructure minister, announced a “capability review” of key Whitehall departments as he conceded...

  2. November 18, 2012

    Mandelson to chair Lazard International

    Peter Mandelson, the Labour peer and former UK business secretary, has been appointed chairman of the international arm of...

  3. October 2, 2012

    Blur listing increases flow of UK tech IPOs

    Although Blur Group’s flotation on London’s junior market will give heart to other UK technology companies contemplating a...

  4. October 2, 2012

    Blur Group to join Aim after raising £4m

    Blur Group, the business-to-business online procurement group backed by ITV chairman Archie Norman, will start trading as a...

  5. August 27, 2012

    Blur Group plots clear path to Aim

    Blur Group, a business-to-business online procurement company backed by ITV chairman Archie Norman, will today announce its...

  6. June 28, 2012

    Risks, pay cuts – and an instinct to compete

    A female senior executive in the UK ready to admit to being extremely competitive is a rare find. But Emer Timmons is not...

  7. September 30, 2011

    Archie Norman

    Chairman of ITV. The “turnround king” of Asda, he is one of Britain’s most prominent businessmen. An MP from 1997, then a...

  8. September 30, 2011

    Five ideas for David

    This weekend thousands of Tory activists will descend on Manchester for a gathering that may well turn into a group...

  9. September 18, 2011

    New chapter for Leighton as challenges mount

    Allan Leighton, one of Britain’s best known businessmen, publishes his second book this week. His motive is laudable. All...

  10. July 22, 2011

    Coral plays a canny hand appointing Hornby

    Gala Coral played its cards close to its chest ahead of announcing the appointment of Andy Hornby as chief executive, a job...

  11. May 23, 2011

    Blustery weather takes shine off Chelsea

    Sir Philip Green of retailer Arcadia arrives at the Chelsea Flower Show Glencore chief Ivan Glasenberg made his Chelsea...

  12. May 11, 2011

    ITV cautious about tougher outlook

    ITV would need to adapt to the threat posed by internet companies such as Google, the broadcaster said, as it reported...

  13. April 8, 2011

    ITV chief reveals programme for change

    Adam Crozier: expects ITV’s share of viewing to have risen within 18 months Hanging on the wall near Adam Crozier’s desk in...

  14. March 2, 2011

    ITV: largely unchanged

    ITV’s much improved financial performance over the past year should not be mistaken for proof that the UK broadcaster has...

  15. February 20, 2011

    HSS Hire back to pre-recession revenues

    The owners of HSS Hire, the tool hire company chaired by Archie Norman, the ITV chairman, have hailed its turnround after it...

  16. February 20, 2011

    Right ingredients for healthier profits

    Justin King is known for his sunny ebullience. It matches his company’s orange logo. The chief executive of UK supermarket...

  17. February 7, 2011

    Lord Myners: a pillar of the City anti-establishment

    Lord Myners regularly took the City to task in his role as financial services minister. Labour’s election defeat last year...

  18. January 22, 2011

    Lazard adviser

    Just back from a “meet and greet” with Lazard executives in Paris, Lord Mandelson‘s appointment as the bank’s senior adviser...

  19. January 6, 2011

    John Wells returns to Harvard to teach strategy

    John Wells, former president of IMD in Switzerland, has returned to his alma mater, Harvard Business School. He has resumed...

  20. December 30, 2010

    Return of ad revenue proves ITV’s X Factor

    Crunch time: At the start of 2010, we identified six companies which were facing a critical year - Autonomy, British...

  21. December 11, 2010

    Dinner at Asprey

    The champagne flowed at a dinner for the Addison Club, the Tory supporters networking group, held at Asprey on Bond Street...

  22. November 2, 2010

    ITV blames regime for need to chase ratings

    ITV could invest more in arts, factual programming and drama were it not for regulations, its managers told a Lords...

  23. September 7, 2010

    Archie finds new director at Tesco

    ITV chairman Archie Norman has gone shopping at Tesco to replenish the female cast members of the board, hiring the...

  24. August 29, 2010

    Former ITV chief’s ‘near-death experience’

    Michael Grade, the former executive chairman of ITV, spoke on Sunday of the “near-death experience” of running the UK’s...

  25. August 5, 2010

    Spurning tartan

    With the much-awaited ITV strategic plan announcement out of the way, executives at the broadcaster are looking forward to...

  26. August 4, 2010

    Old is new at ITV

    ITV investors would be forgiven if they had a sense of déjà vu reading through the details of the broadcaster’s new...

  27. July 30, 2010

    ITV pursues foothold in pay-TV

    Adam Crozier’s first reporting of results as chief executive of ITV on Tuesday will be accompanied by signs of a pay-TV deal...

  28. FT Alphaville

    July 14, 2010

    Pay (I)TV

    Shares in ITV, the UK’s biggest free-to-air broadcaster, are under pressure on Wednesday. Merrill Lynch has done the damage,...

  29. July 7, 2010

    ITV managers face psychometric tests

    ITV’s senior managers will be subjected to psychometric testing as its new chairman and chief executive exert stronger...

  30. July 3, 2010

    Political power posse in the Pink

    FT Summer Party sizzle: (from left) ITV chairman Archie Norman, PM David Cameron, Pearson boss Dame Marjorie Scardino and FT...

  31. May 27, 2010

    ITV parts company with ad chief Howell

    ITV parted company with Rupert Howell, its commercial director, on Thursday as questions were raised about the broadcaster’s...

  32. May 22, 2010

    Cummerbund war

    Waitrose managing director Mark "chubby grocer" Price could not resist a joke at the expense of his boss Charlie Mayfield ,...

  33. May 13, 2010

    Regulator rejects ITV ad rule change

    Competition authorities rebuffed ITV's efforts to lift restrictions on what it charges advertisers, but the broadcaster's...

  34. May 12, 2010

    Regulator rejects changes to ITV ad rules

    Competition authorities rebuffed ITV’s efforts to lift restrictions on what it charges advertisers, but the broadcaster’s...

  35. May 11, 2010

    Vote for Norman

    When new ITV chairman Archie Norman made a post-election joke about the vote going more smoothly at his first annual...

  36. May 8, 2010

    ITV's shares tumble 8% in spite of strong performance

    Concerns about political impacts on ITV caused its shares to fall more than 8 per cent yesterday, in spite of the...

  37. May 8, 2010

    Candidate Archie

    Election references crept into ITV chairman Archie Norman's words as he faced shareholders at his first annual meeting at...

  38. May 7, 2010

    ITV hit by concern over political impacts

    Concerns about political impacts on ITV caused its shares to fall more than 8 per cent on Friday, in spite of the...

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