The MT Interview

Crispin Tweddell: From Pitcher & Piano to Propercorn, lessons from private equity's nice ...

The founder of private equity firm Piper has an enviable track record as an investor...

John Vincent: Leon's foodie founder heads stateside

THE MT INTERVIEW: The flamboyant martial arts devotee talks about his ambitious plans to take...

Mitie boss Ruby McGregor-Smith quits

MT ARCHIVE: The FTSE 350's first female Asian CEO is making way for former British...

How TalkTalk boss Dido Harding handled its big cyber attack

The MT Interview: The telco CEO speaks frankly about last year's data breach and its...

Lord Drayson on new technology that could power devices for free

THE MT INTERVIEW: The fast-moving tech entrepreneur may have found the next big thing with...

The Royal Opera House's Alex Beard on why he's got his dream role ...

THE MT INTERVIEW: He helped create Tate Modern and is now centre stage at the...

Sage CEO Stephen Kelly is on a mission to make some noise

Sage CEO Stephen Kelly is on a mission to make some noise

THE MT INTERVIEW: There'll be no more hiding of Sage's light under a bushel, says...

Meet the 'Prince of Darkness': Tim Parker on private equity and higher taxes

Meet the 'Prince of Darkness': Tim Parker on private equity and higher taxes ...

The MT INTERVIEW: The chairman of the Post Office, Samsonite and the National Trust on...

Interview: Virgin Money CEO Jayne-Anne Gadhia on glass ceilings and financial disruptors

Interview: Virgin Money CEO Jayne-Anne Gadhia on glass ceilings and financial disruptors

THE MT INTERVIEW: The Virgin Money CEO on when banking's 'Uber' moment will come, and...

Dixons Carphone's Sebastian James - Mastermind of a merger that worked?

Dixons Carphone's Sebastian James - Mastermind of a merger that worked?

THE MT INTERVIEW: The electricals retailer's sales soared over Christmas. All the signs point to...

Interview: Trainline's Clare Gilmartin - 'You don't have to stay at work till midnight'

Interview: Trainline's Clare Gilmartin - 'You don't have to stay at work till ...

THE MT INTERVIEW: The super-focused CEO has made a rapid journey to the top. Now...

Interview: Co-op boss Richard Pennycook to the rescue

Interview: Co-op boss Richard Pennycook to the rescue

UPDATE: He's just given himself a 40% pay cut. Here's Richard Pennycook's plan to turn...

Robert Phillips: Confessions of a repentant spinner

THE MT INTERVIEW: What made the ex-Edelman chief turn his back on the PR world?...

What's an ex-British diplomat doing heading Tata in Europe?

What's an ex-British diplomat doing heading Tata in Europe?

THE MT INTERVIEW: With the task of bringing some unity to a business that has...

Sainsbury's Mike Coupe: 'I'm not especially anxious when things don't go well'

Sainsbury's Mike Coupe: 'I'm not especially anxious when things don't go well'

THE MT INTERVIEW: With dipping sales figures, the rise of the discounters and a charismatic...

Poundland's Jim McCarthy: 'We don't sell £1 products. We sell incredible products.'

Poundland's Jim McCarthy: 'We don't sell £1 products. We sell incredible products.'

THE MT INTERVIEW: Poundland's CEO has reached a crucial point in his career, with a...

TfL boss Peter Hendy: London commuter trains are 'shit'

TfL boss Peter Hendy: London commuter trains are 'shit'

THE MT INTERVIEW: Running one of the busiest public transport systems in the world is...

Interview: Thomas Heatherwick faces his biggest challenge yet

Interview: Thomas Heatherwick faces his biggest challenge yet

THE MT INTERVIEW: The designer of the planned London garden bridge has powerful fans, but...

Waterstones' boss James Daunt on taking the fight to Amazon

Waterstones' boss James Daunt on taking the fight to Amazon

The chief exec of the UK's only national book chain has finally stemmed years of...