Any other business - 19/09

Investment giant Prudential could soon be getting a new slogan, if comments yesterday from chief executive Tidjane Thiam are anything to go by. The Pru’s man in charge was speaking at the annual Institute of Directors conference about changing times: “The man from the Pru is now a woman with an iPad riding around Southeast Asian villages selling insurance from a motorbike” said Thiam. Try fitting that on the side of a pencil.