Guy Hands
Founder and Chairman of private equity group Terra Firma

Entries by Guy Hands

Why Unions Must Be Part of Our Long-Term Economic Solution

(14) Comments | Posted 11 September 2013 | (00:00)

The Trade Union Congress, like a Seventies revival band, rolled into Bournemouth this week. There will, I predict, be few surprises. From the conference floor, we will hear all the old hits replayed with industrial action threatened, government failure and employer callousness slammed by a succession of speakers. In response,...

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Why We Should All Hope America Steps Back From the Fiscal Cliff

(13) Comments | Posted 27 December 2012 | (23:00)

The manoeuvrings in Washington over the fiscal cliff are being viewed with a mixture of disbelief or outright distaste by non-Americans. With the stakes so high, there is genuine bewilderment at the daily twists and turns of the negotiations, the backroom dealing and the brinkmanship.


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