Mervyn Davies

Former Trade Minister Warns Against 'Chocolate Promises' In Pfizer Deal

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah O'Meara | Posted 03.05.2014 | UK

Former trade minister Lord Mervyn Davies has warned that British business could suffer if we lose our 'top industries' in takeover deals. In a blog...

Leaving it Just to the Shareholders and Boards May Not Be Enough

Lord Mervyn Davies | Posted 03.07.2014 | UK Politics
Lord Mervyn Davies

Is there a danger that Pfizer makes lots of chocolate promises? Kraft made promises which they did not fulfil, were rebuked, but so what. Leading government officials are talking to Pfizer. My question would be: shouldn't their first port of call have been to speak to AstraZeneca, not an international hostile bidder?

Remembering Mervyn Davies, Greatest of the Great Eights

Scott Jordan Harris | Posted 17.05.2012 | UK Sport
Scott Jordan Harris

Mervyn Davies--a crucial member of the two finest rugby teams ever assembled, the 1971 and 1974 British Lions, and of the all-time XV of any rugby fan with sense--has died of cancer. To the special men who played with him in those legendary Lions sides, his death was not a surprise.

'Merv The Swerv' Passes Away (GALLERY)

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 16.03.2012 | UK Sport

Former Wales captain Mervyn Davies has died after losing his battle with cancer. The 65-year-old passed away on Thursday, with Wales playing for th...