Jack Torrance

Associate web editor

Jack is fascinated by change. Whether it's the latest start-up promising to shake up the way we eat, sleep or buy socks or ageing businesses struggling to compete with shiny new rivals, MT's web co-editor strives to bring you the latest in the world of disruption. Jack writes a weekly profile of successful entrepreneurs and loves a good scandal, so he's a regular contributor to MT's Reputation Matters stream.  

Email: jack.torrance@haymarket.com 

Meet the entrepreneur putting your trendy local boutique online

Meet the entrepreneur putting your trendy local boutique online

Mandeep Singh's Trouva lets customers avoid the big beasts and shop at small retailers from the comfort of their home.

How to hire your first apprentice

How to hire your first apprentice

School leavers are shunning university for more vocational education. Here's how to hire them.

Big Tobacco warns food and drink firms: 'You're next'

Big Tobacco warns food and drink firms: 'You're next'

The maker of Silk Cut and Benson & Hedges says booze, sweets and fizzy drinks could soon suffer the same regulatory fate as cigarettes.

These are China's top 100 brands - how many do you recognise?

These are China's top 100 brands - how many do you recognise?

Keep an eye on these companies; they could be buying you out in the near future.

How to improve your company's cash flow - and avoid going bust

How to improve your company's cash flow - and avoid going bust

Soaring revenues are all well and good but if you can't pay the bills you'll soon be in trouble.

Why the Bank of England's Charlotte Hogg had to go

Why the Bank of England's Charlotte Hogg had to go

Losing your job over an administrative error may seem a tad harsh but Hogg is leaving with a reputation that can still be salvaged.

Who is HSBC's new chairman Mark Tucker?

Who is HSBC's new chairman Mark Tucker?

The former man from the Pru will join HSBC in October. But did you know he used to play for Barnet FC?

Meet the entrepreneur shaking up insurance

Meet the entrepreneur shaking up insurance

Steven Mendel's start-up Bought By Many is bringing some much-needed disruption to the traditional industry.

10 things businesses need to know about the Budget 2017

10 things businesses need to know about the Budget 2017

From robots to business rates, Chancellor Philip Hammond sets his stall.

How Wendy Tan White survived the dotcom crash and built a $40m business

How Wendy Tan White survived the dotcom crash and built a $40m business

HOW I BEAT THE ODDS: The tech entrepreneur on bouncing back, joining Entrepreneur First and the future of AI.