Warren East, Rolls-Royce: “Only the paranoid survive”

Rolls-Royce CEO, Warren East - image courtesy of Rolls-Royce
Before the referendum vote, Rolls-Royce plc Chief Executive Warren East was uncompromising on the dangers of voting Leave. In a wide-ranging interview with Editor-at-Large Nick Peters, he now sets out his equally uncompromising post-Brexit terms of trade with the UK government, and tells companies in the RR supply chain to modernise, or risk being left behind.