Preventable Surprises is about all those corporate and financial blow-ups that really should – and could – have been seen coming. Concerns about BP’s safety record and the accounting practices of Tesco were both in the public domain for years before disaster struck. We are a think-do tank that seeks to prevent, or at least mitigate, corporate and market implosions. Read more



Quote of the week

Why we need a leaderless revolution – the folks in charge are AWOL on key issues!
"I have been amazed at how resistant people are to actually fixing an obvious problem that is an obvious source of a grotesque transfer of wealth from the middle class to the rich."
- Interview with Michael Lewis, author of Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt (The Guardian, 4th April 2015)




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