Profiles

1 October 2016 - Global Domination

Chris Heathcote is the inaugural chief executive of the Global Infrastructure Hub. He tells Paul Jarvis about his ambitions for the new organisation Read more...

1 September 2016 - “Everyone Thought We Were Bonkers”

Birmingham’s acting strategic director for the economy, Waheed Nazir, tells Amanda Nicholls about the city’s ambitious plans for its infrastructure Read more...

1 September 2016 - Capital Planning

With a new government in place, Ireland can start thinking a little longer term when it comes to its infrastructure pipeline. But Brexit is now the great unknown, KPMG’s Michele Connolly tells Paul Jarvis Read more...

11 July 2016 - Building on Success

Having reached financial close on all five batches of PF2 schools projects, the Education Funding Agency’s Dan Rudley tells Paul Jarvis what the future holds Read more...

11 July 2016 - Moving Forward

The Philippines PPP Centre’s executive director, Andre Palacios, tells Paul Jarvis he remains optimistic following the election of a new president Read more...

1 June 2016 - Electric Dreams

Ofgem’s Stephen Beel tells Amanda Nicholls about his hopes for investment in the UK’s energy network Read more...

1 June 2016 - “The Mood is Very Positive”

Sir John Armitt, Institution of Civil Engineers president, member of the National Infrastructure Commission and chair of the National Needs Assessment, gives his take on the UK’s infrastructure landscape Read more...

3 May 2016 - House of Funds

Michael Ryan formed Dalmore Capital just when the economy and the PPP pipeline was flatlining. He tells Amanda Nicholls how the fund manager has come out the other side Read more...

3 May 2016 - Building Bridges

Andrew Rose has left the UK’s Homes and Community Agency to become chief executive of the Global Infrastructure Investor Association (GIIA). Paul Jarvis catches up with him in his new role Read more...

1 April 2016 - Searching for the Key

EY’s Bill Banks is passionate about unlocking investment in emerging markets. He tells Paul Jarvis about the search for the formula that could transform the global economy Read more...

1 March 2016 - Deep Cover

Amanda Nicholls talks to Amar Qureshi about how his children persuaded him to take on the challenge of developing and procuring the unique Thames Tideway Tunnel Read more...

1 February 2016 - The Man Who Sold the World

The EBRD’s Matthew JordanTank tells Amanda Nicholls how the bank’s agenda of collaboration is helping to push PPPs across the globe Read more...

7 December 2015 - Thinking Big

Kenya has unveiled some bold proposals for new infrastructure investment. PPP Unit head Stanley Kamau tells Amanda Nicholls how they will be implemented Read more...

1 November 2015 - Seize the Day

Now is the time to invest in housing, says Natalie Elphicke, chief executive of the newly formed Housing Finance Institute. Paul Jarvis discusses her plans for the organisation’s future Read more...

1 November 2015 - Global Remit

Jan van Schoonhoven, a senior adviser on PPP and international relations for the Netherlands, tells James Kenny about creating the UNECE’s PPP standards and developing the model across Europe – and into Kazakhstan Read more...

1 October 2015 - I Love Making Things Happen

Mike Weston, chief executive of the Pensions Infrastructure Platform, reflects on his first year in the role and tells Paul Jarvis about his ambition for the organisation Read more...

1 October 2015 - The Long Game

Nick Baveystock, director-general of the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE), tells Paul Jarvis about the importance of long-term thinking and raising skill levels across the infrastructure industry ahead of the government’s Spending Review Read more...

1 October 2015 - History Lessons

Mark Giblett, the former group head of project finance for Asia at SMBC, surveys the Asian PPP landscape and tells Paul Jarvis how governments are learning from past mistakes Read more...

25 August 2015 - Against the Clock

The Philippines has one of the largest PPP programmes in the world at present. Work is continuing apace to ensure the model’s benefits are demonstrated before the current president steps down next year, says Eleazar Ricote, deputy executive director at the country’s PPP Centre Read more...

25 August 2015 - In Scotland’s Future he Trusts

He’s the man at the top of the Scottish Futures Trust, but Sir Angus Grossart’s roles, interests and experiences take him to the heart of all Scottish life. Read more...

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Labour’s continued attacks on PFI make it even harder to see how its economic programme can stack up