M&S needs to manage succession as well as recession

July 1, 2009

Marks & Spencer is finally getting to grips with the recession, first-quarter results from the bellwether retailer show. But it needs to sort out a row over management if its shares are to enjoy the full benefit.

from The Great Debate UK:

Greenbury’s Damascene conversion

March 31, 2009

-- Neil Collins is a Reuters columnist. The opinions expressed are his own --

REUTERSSir Richard Greenbury has had a Damascene conversion. The former boss of Marks & Spencer tells The Times that he's now in favour of continental-style two-tier boards, contrary to his own report into corporate governance 14 years ago.