Cridland to be CBI chief

first_img whatsapp KCS-content Share JOHN Cridland is expected to be named the new director-general of the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) today, according to Sky News.The CBI confirmed it would be announcing its new director general this lunchtime but refused to say who had taken the top job. However, Cridland is the current deputy director general and has applied for the role previously having been passed over five years ago in favour of Richard Lambert.Cridland is thought to have impressed Helen Alexander, the CBI president, and the regional chairmen’s committee which also has a say in the appointment.Assuming Cridland’s appointment is announced today he will take up his post early next year. A number of issues he could find himself dealing with are the coalition government’s policy on immigration as well as reforms to corporation tax. Sunday 14 November 2010 11:27 pm Cridland to be CBI chief whatsapp Read This NextRicky Schroder Calls Foo Fighters’ Dave Grohl ‘Ignorant Punk’ forThe WrapCNN’s Brian Stelter Draws Criticism for Asking Jen Psaki: ‘What Does theThe WrapDid Donald Trump Wear His Pants Backwards? Kriss Kross Memes Have AlreadyThe WrapHarvey Weinstein to Be Extradited to California to Face Sexual AssaultThe WrapPink Floyd’s Roger Waters Denies Zuckerberg’s Request to Use Song in Ad:The Wrap’The View’: Meghan McCain Calls VP Kamala Harris a ‘Moron’ for BorderThe Wrap’Sex and the City’ Sequel Series at HBO Max Adds 4 More ReturningThe WrapNewsmax Rejected Matt Gaetz When Congressman ‘Reached Out’ for a JobThe Wrap2 HFPA Members Resign Citing a Culture of ‘Corruption and Verbal Abuse’The Wrap Show Comments ▼ Tags: NULLlast_img read more