FTSE100 changes and the social network impact

Every three months FTSE (the people who co-ordinate the various stock exchange indices) review the constituent members of the FTSE100 and FTSE250 and then make changes based on the current market view. You can find out more about that process here. Yesterday saw the December review announced. Here’s what we think that means from theContinue reading “FTSE100 changes and the social network impact”

the #socialCEO top ten trumps – 4 Xavier Rolet

Continuing our countdown of the top ten #socialCEOs (based our October 2013 report data) and at number 4 the head of the London Stock Exchange group, Xavier Rolet. Xavier is one of the very few FTSE100 Chief Executives who is active on LinkedIn, and has a balanced, active Twitter presence (by balanced, we mean withContinue reading “the #socialCEO top ten trumps – 4 Xavier Rolet”

the #socialCEO top ten trumps – 5 Samir Brikho

Continuing our countdown of the top ten #socialCEOs (based our October 2013 report data) and at number 5 engineering consultancy AMEC’s Samir Brikho. Samir is a CEO who tweets, and the nature of his tweets appear to be directly from the man himself (rather than the ghost written tweets of a PR firm). Occasional motivationalContinue reading “the #socialCEO top ten trumps – 5 Samir Brikho”

the #socialCEO top ten trumps – 6 Ian Meakins

Continuing our countdown of the top ten #socialCEOs (based our October 2013 report data) and at number 6 engineering company Wolseley’s Ian Meakins. With Ian we find the first CEO in the top ten that has something approaching a modern businessperson’s social networking profile: a Twitter account by name alone, but a solid and activeContinue reading “the #socialCEO top ten trumps – 6 Ian Meakins”

the #socialCEO top ten trumps – 7 Ralph Topping

Continuing our countdown of the top ten #socialCEOs (based our October 2013 report data) and at number 7 the maverick chief of bookmakers William Hill, Ralph Topping. Again, Ralph’s position is mostly due to his following of others on Twitter. His reasonable followship on the microblogging service for me gives further evidence to the powerContinue reading “the #socialCEO top ten trumps – 7 Ralph Topping”