Iain Conn

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Centrica chief executive Iain Conn: failed to act swiftly enough to reshape the business. Photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA

Shareholders in Bord Gáis Energy parent group Centrica, Britain’s biggest energy supplier, will not be sorry to see the back of Iain Conn. He started(...)

Centrica chief executive Iain Conn. Photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

Centrica said factors from the UK price cap to warm weather impacted trading in the first four months, but maintained its full-year outlook. The UK t(...)

In the last seven years, the number of energy providers in the UK has soared by 421%. Photograph: Reuters/Nigel Roddis/File Photo

British Gas owner Centrica has warned over a hit of about £70 million (€79 million) from the incoming energy price cap as it revealed another 370,000 (...)

 British Gas offices in Staines: the looming 12.5 per cent increase is almost five times the rate of inflation. Photograph: Toby Melville

When an overenthusiastic employee mistakenly posts news of a price hike on the company website the day before it’s due to be announced, you know you’r(...)

“Bord Gáis Energy, delivered a strong result in 2016,” said its parent company, Centrica.

Bord Gáis Energy saw pretax profits rise 53 per cent, from £30 million to £46 million (€54.4 million) last year, as British parent Centrica made a ret(...)

Martin Sorrell: said he had spent more than three decades building WPP from a £1m company into one capitalised at £21bn

Martin Sorrell, the septuagenarian boss of advertising giant WPP, doesn’t like the word “pay”. Instead, it seems, he prefers the term “reward” to desc(...)

British Gas stands accused of not passing on the full benefits of cheaper oil prices

The vacancy for one of the toughest, and most politically-sensitive, jobs in British business has just been filled, with the appointment of insurance (...)