Corporate Structure: PR takes first steps in rising to new heights - When Simon Lewis returns to Centrica, it will be in a senior management role is encouraging for those who believe communications is being seen as a central business discipline
Look at the very top of the UK’s leading companies and you will
find plenty of ex-finance directors and marketing chiefs. You will come
across former operating division heads who have stepped up to group
managing director or chief executive level. While at younger companies
that have rapidly grown into major players, entrepreneurial founders may
still hold the reins of power.