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Sir Adrian Cadbury, Cadbury Schweppes: ‘Comply or explain’

Themes: Corporate governance and ethics, Guest speakers

Sir Adrian CadburySome are rich some are poor, some save others spend, but as one part of the global world grows and another shrinks back the traditional power structures between the developed and the developing world are undergoing change and reconfiguration. What will the new world order look like, who will do well, and what changes are needed if companies are to survive and emerge stronger out of the recession? One thing’s for sure, “austerity” is the new buzz word and improved governance structures, better regulation and better value are needed if brands are to create trust and succeed. We report from the recent CIBAM Global Business Symposium on “The New World Order after the Crisis”.

The influential Cadbury Report which looked at the financial aspects of Corporate Governance in 1992 has been gifted to Cambridge Judge Business School and has been digitalised explains Sir Adrian Cadbury, Former Chairman of Cadbury and Cadbury Schweppes.