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  1. June 11, 2013

    Gay chief executives urged to set example for rising stars

    Gay chief executives and senior business leaders are being urged to be open about their sexuality in one of the most...

  2. December 22, 2011

    Walsh reignites air supremacy debate

    Willie Walsh has provided some substance to his declaration that International Airlines Group will be a consolidating force...

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  1. September 9, 2011

    Lufthansa names Sørensen BMI chairman

    Lufthansa has appointed a new chairman at BMI as the German flag-carrier considers a sale of its struggling UK subsidiary....

  2. November 19, 2010

    PM accused of packing Lords with ‘cronies’

    Labour Chris Bryant, shadow minister for constitutional reform, said the prime minister had made a “bizarre” decision to...

  3. Westminster Blog

    November 19, 2010

    Full list of new peerages

    Notable names include: Fiona Shackleton (is this to make amends for Royal divorce business drying up?); Stewart Wood, the...

  4. November 18, 2010

    Businessmen set to swell ranks of Tory peers

    Sir Michael Bishop, former chairman of BMI, the airline, Robert Edmiston, head of car importer IM Group, and Stanley Fink,...

  5. April 8, 2010

    The good, the bad and the ugly of damage control

    Whether it is an errant athlete or a Japanese car giant with dodgy accelerator pedals, the lessons of how not to manage a...

  6. April 7, 2010

    The art of damage control

    Whether it is an errant athlete or a Japanese car giant with dodgy accelerator pedals, the lessons of how not to manage a...

  7. November 19, 2009

    High expectations for new ITV chairman

    The appointment of Archie Norman as chairman of ITV was hailed as a coup for the broadcaster after the long and highly...

  8. November 18, 2009

    High expectations for new ITV chairman

    The appointment of Archie Norman as chairman of ITV was hailed as a coup for the broadcaster after the long and highly...

  9. October 14, 2009

    Good news a welcome break for ailing ITV

    There was some rare good news for ITV yesterday as the broadcaster reported better-than-expected trading conditions and...

  10. October 13, 2009

    ITV has a good day at the office

    There was some rare good news for ITV on Tuesday as the broadcaster reported better-than-expected trading conditions and...

  11. FT Alphaville

    October 13, 2009

    Bishop drops out of race for ITV chair

    ITV lurched deeper into crisis on Monday after its latest candidate for chairman pulled out of talks to take the post...

  12. October 13, 2009

    Bishop pulls out of talks to head ITV

    ITV lurched deeper into crisis yesterday after its latest candidate for chairman pulled out of talks to take the post...

  13. October 13, 2009

    Vulnerable ITV turns off likely predators

    Last month, Michael Grade, soon to step down as executive chairman of ITV, moved the corporate headquarters to the LWT tower...

  14. October 13, 2009

    ITV's quandary

    While names such as former Channel 4 chairman Vanni Treves and ex-Vodafone boss Sir Chris Gent are being bandied about for...

  15. October 12, 2009

    Vulnerable ITV turns off likely predators

    Last month, Michael Grade, soon to step down as executive chairman of ITV, moved the corporate headquarters to the LWT tower...

  16. October 12, 2009

    ITV

    It is hard to credit the shambles at ITV. Corporate governance at the UK broadcaster has all but collapsed. It is a terrible...

  17. FT Alphaville

    October 12, 2009

    I'm an executive get me out of here!

    The latest from the soap opera that is ITV: ITV plc announces that John Cresswell, currently Chief Operating Officer, has...

  18. October 12, 2009

    Bishop drops out of race for ITV chair

    ITV lurched deeper into crisis on Monday after its latest candidate for chairman pulled out of talks to take the post...

  19. October 12, 2009

    ITV's succession soap casts headhunters in an unflattering light

    The tortured ITV succession process has drawn criticism from recruiters and thrown an unwelcome spotlight on their...

  20. October 11, 2009

    Unwelcome spotlight on ITV headhunters

    The tortured ITV succession process has drawn criticism from recruiters and thrown an unwelcome spotlight on their industry....

  21. October 8, 2009

    ITV soap opera staggers on as Davis ends talks on chairmanship

    ITV's extended search for new leadership was dealt another blow yesterday as Sir Crispin Davis, former chief executive of...

  22. October 8, 2009

    ITV has to retune

    You can't blame Sir Crispin Davis for declining the ITV chairmanship . It was too high profile, apparently. His other...

  23. October 8, 2009

    ITV search drama

    ITV headhunters Russell Reynolds are seeing the saga of the hunt for a chairman and chief executive turn into a horror...

  24. October 7, 2009

    No ITV chairmanship for Davis

    ITV’s extended search for new leadership was dealt another blow yesterday as Sir Crispin Davis, former chief executive of...

  25. October 2, 2009

    ITV struggles in game of matchmaking

    Television can be such an educational medium. ITV has provided interested watchers over the past few weeks with a gripping...

  26. October 2, 2009

    Lufthansa to take control of BMI

    Lufthansa will take full control of BMI British Midland by buying a 20 per cent stake from Scandinavian carrier SAS, a move...

  27. October 1, 2009

    ITV struggles in game of matchmaking

    Television can be such an educational medium. ITV has provided interested watchers over the past few weeks with a gripping...

  28. September 29, 2009

    ITV needs to fill top slots fast

    ITV finds itself in a "nightmarish" position of having to find both a chairman and chief executive and must move fast to...

  29. September 28, 2009

    ITV in ‘nightmarish’ situation over new leadership

    ITV finds itself in a “nightmarish” position of having to find both a chairman and chief executive and must move fast to...

  30. FT Alphaville

    June 23, 2009

    Lufthansa wins control of BMI

    Lufthansa has reached an out-of-court settlement in its legal battle over ownership of BMI British Midland, in a  deal that...

  31. June 23, 2009

    Settlement gives Lufthansa control of BMI

    Lufthansa has reached an out-of-court settlement in its legal battle over the future ownership of BMI British Midland. The...

  32. June 23, 2009

    Lufthansa and BMI in settlement

    Lufthansa has reached an out-of-court settlement in its legal battle over the future ownership of BMI British Midland. The...

  33. June 23, 2009

    Lufthansa takes control of BMI

    Lufthansa has reached an out-of-court settlement in its legal battle over the future ownership of BMI British Midland. The...

  34. June 22, 2009

    Lufthansa to take control of BMI

    Lufthansa, the German airline, and Sir Michael Bishop have reached an out-of-court settlement in their legal battle over the...

  35. May 26, 2009

    BA eyes BMI’s Heathrow slots

    Willie Walsh said that British Airways would consider trying to buy BMI’s landing slots at Heathrow airport if they became...

  36. May 23, 2009

    Weekend briefing

    The big stories Winging it More signs that airlines are struggling to keep their wings above water emerged this week when...

  37. May 21, 2009

    Lufthansa faces court action over BMI stake

    Sir Michael Bishop, chairman and controlling shareholder of BMI British Midland, resorted to legal action yesterday in an...

  38. May 20, 2009

    Lufthansa faces court action over BMI stake

    Sir Michael Bishop, chairman and controlling shareholder of BMI British Midland, resorted to legal action on Wednesday in an...

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