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Naomi Ackerman

Naomi Ackerman is a Business Reporter for the Evening Standard’s City desk.  She also frequently works on the paper’s award-winning campaigns.


Hybrid working poses ‘long term challenge’, says Compass Group CEO

As the catering giant reported a nearly 80% slump in profits, CEO Dominic Blakemore said: ‘We’re adapting our operating model’


London trade ‘subdued’ despite pent-up demand, Greene King boss warns

Nick Mackenzie told the Standard the group is currently taking around 30% of normal revenues, despite the “euphoria” seen on reopening


Ocean Outdoor in ‘fight back’ as vaccine rollout fuels ad recovery

The company reported a hefty 2020 loss for 2020 on Tuesday

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Entrepreneurs: Ex-LME boss Garry Jones on corporate vs startup life

Garry Jones now leads newly-rebranded tech platform Novafori - digital host of auctions for Christie’s


Young survivor launches appeal for app helping cancer patients connect

Londoner Brad Gudger, 27, is aiming to raise around £250,000 to maintain and develop new app, Alike


Tech firm Buddi planning London IPO ‘within months’, Sara Murray says

The founder told the Standard that she intends for Buddi to “be a real unicorn”


Ladbrokes owner Entain launches share ownership scheme for employees

The FTSE 100 betting giant said that in the three months to end March online revenues were up 33%