Employee Ownership

Employee Ownership – Not how, but why?

16 min read Employee Ownership (EO) is now an established structure when shareholders seeking an exit sell their company shares to their employees. Since 2014, such sales have been 100% Capital Gains Tax (“CGT”) free. This is because the Government believes, quite rightly, that EO increases company productivity and sustainability and closes the social gap.…

How Darwinian disruption can be positive in 2020?

Some of the best business ideas have come out of economic recessions, as entrepreneurs challenge old ideas to find new markets.  “Survival of the fittest” is a phrase that originated from Darwinian evolutionary theory and in that sense, now is the time for bravery, vision and material positive disruption. Organisations that successfully adjust to the…