Business Leaders: Euan Rellie

The Business Leaders podcast brings you intimate one-to-one interviews with the key people in global business today. Hosted by experienced broadcaster, entrepreneur and analyst Paul Blanchard, the programme lets you discover how top CEOs, entrepreneurs and investors are building and shaping some of the world’s most dynamic and progressive companies.  Get inside their heads, and find out what makes our most successful commercial leaders and entrepreneurs tick!

This week’s guest is Euan Rellie, co-founder and senior managing director of BDA Partners, a global investment banking advisor for Asia. Launched in 1996, he has grown the business to a team of 120 across nine offices in North America, Europe and Asia.  He has been named ‘Dealmaker of the Year’ twice, and recognised as one of the Top 50 Global Dealmakers. In this in-depth conversation, he discusses the detrimental impact of current Chinese-US tensions on business globally; describes the unexpected influence of politics on business following international uncertainty such as Brexit and the Trump era; and explains why, regardless of current turmoil, he remains optimistic for millennials and the future of business.

Listen to the first two minutes on CityOut Monaco!

 

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