“I wholeheartedly welcome the comments on Britain's place in the world this morning from Legal & General CEO, Dr Nigel Wilson. He said that we should leave the EU if the UK does not negotiate a better deal. He said that the UK is
underachieving by focusing far too much on Europe rather than other faster
growing Global markets.
“The UK needs to stop looking inward to Europe and must have
an outward looking, global trading vision if it wants to succeed as a global
“Nigel Wilson is the first FTSE 100 CEO to publicly state the obvious and I think his comments are likely to be the first of many similar thoughts from UK PLC chiefs in the coming months.”