“Hey! Just deliver me the raw material!” says Lord Digby Jones, paraphrasing employers calling for young recruits with a good basic education and an employable mindset.
Lord Digby Jones, Baron Jones of Birmingham, is an ambassador for UK Trade and Investment.
TM’s Will Stirling asks him how the UK can attract more trade and investment from outside the eurozone and if he agrees with picking winners.
Lord Jones discusses one his key pet subjects, education, and also the business investment bank, supply chains and how ‘manufacturing will have its day’.