Andrew SaundersDeputy Editor
Andrew Saunders - Deputy Editor
Saunders has interviewed just about everyone who is anyone for MT, from entrepreneurs to captains of industry and even the odd (sometimes very odd) politician and sporting hero. Ken Clarke, Peter Mandelson and Sir Alex Ferguson standing out in his memory amongst the latter, despite the fact that he knows nothing about football and only marginally more about politics.
But it is business which remains his abiding professional interest, not least because of the growing influence which business and those who conduct it enjoy over the daily lives of so many of us 21st century ‘global citizens’.
Figuring out exactly how everything from a one-man start-up to a vast multinational works, and what makes their founders, leaders and employees tick, is what gets him out of bed in the morning. That and the demands of his small but strident six year-old daughter, Katy.
Latest Articles From This Author
- THE MT INTERVIEW: With commodity prices tumbling, Rio Tinto's CEO ought to be worried. But if he is, the unflappable Aussie isn't letting on.
- COMPANY VITAE: Xiaomi's stylish, keenly priced phones and tablets are a runaway success in China.
- The 84-year-old who broke the Bank of England says he is giving up investing - and that this time he really means it.
- The UAE's energy minister has ruled out any reduction in output and stated that oil prices will remain low for the foreseeable future.
- A new research paper suggests that optimistic bosses end up getting paid less than their more pessimistic peers. The price of a positive outlook...
- The amount of money stashed away in negative interest eurozone debt has more than doubled since October to 1.2tn Euros.
- The board of the Irish airline has rejected an audacious bid from IAG boss Willie Walsh said to have valued the business at around 1.16bn euros.
- According to a new survey commissioned by the World Bank, lesbians in many countries earn more than their straight counterparts. Really?
- Ex Diageo boss Paul Walsh has reportedly walked away from the chairmanship of F1, leaving Bernie Ecclestone victorious once again.
- With BT about to make its decision over which mobile operator to buy, the rivals are falling over themselves to sell.
- The straight-talking former booze boss - and last years' MT Most Admired Leader - is rumoured to be on the starting grid for the chairmanship of Formula One.
- The retailer was the top pick among all the participants in this year's Britain's Most Admired Companies.
- The lights are about to go out and Ofgem is trying to look muscular and settle scores.
- The story behind the Euro-quango whose Rosetta mission finally puts Nasa in the shade.
- MT CYBERSECURITY WEEK in association with Blackthorn: In the final part of our series, we look at how what you don't know really can hurt...
- MT CYBERSECURITY WEEK in association with Blackthorn. When working with third parties the key question may well be 'Can we trust them?'
- A report from the Resolution Foundation suggests that pay is on the up at last - but only for those who have stayed in full-time jobs.
- MT CYBERSECURITY WEEK in association with Blackthorn: The financial and operational costs of being hacked can be bad enough, but often the worst damage is reputational.
- MT CYBERSECURITY WEEK, in association with Blackthorn. If boards don't 'get' cyber risk, it may be because too few directors have a good grasp of technology.
- According to a new report from a leading anti-corruption watchdog, British companies are among the most open in the world. Crikey.
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