miles templeman

Final Message from IoD Director General Miles Templeman

In a final statement, made as he stood down as Director General of the Institute of Directors (IoD) after seven years in the post, Miles Templeman said: “Over the last seven years I have seen prime ministers, chancellors and especially business secretaries come and go. Some have understood the importance of the business agenda to the prosperity of the country better than others; and not everything government has done to business during this time has been unhelpful.” “I believe this government does have a clear business orientation. However, it has been very disappointing that successive governments have too often failed to turn their pro-business rhetoric into a comprehensive pro-business policy. The current government’s approach to employment regulation is a prime ... »