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Wizard – we hope – of Oz

I had no idea that Sir Ian McKellen was an expert on matters of trade. I’d always assumed that as far as his particular trade is concerned he had an agent to take care of it. Be that as it may, another media person who has unlikely claims to understand international export and import markets, the producer behind Dr Who is also expressing reservations about the appointment of an Aussie ex-PM to be a UK trade envoy. They are both signatories of an ‘Open Letter to Government’ in protest that a person from the Antipodes is being allowed into the…

About Michael

Britain’s longest serving Business and Economics Editor, Michael Wilson is currently host of Jazz FM’s Business Breakfast. He is also a consultant to a major European news service company, along with a number of global tv start ups; a freelance presenter and business commentator, and a media trainer to global executives.

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On the air

On weekdays, Michael presents The Business Breakfast from 6am on JazzFM, reflecting the latest from the worlds of business and finance – both nationally and globally.

The programme gets reaction from newsmakers and City experts who comment on the most important financial issues of the day.