When Boris raised billions for London as Mayor, one journalist commented that his astounding success is because he is a world class salesman and negotiator. Jealous George Osborne and even more jealous, Sadiq Khan, tried to emulate him and failed.
Sadiq Khan went on one trade mission, failed to raise a penny and gave up. Ditto Osborne. Boris intends to carry on the outstanding work he did raising billions for London by zipping round the world as a global salesman. To begin with, appearance is all, and the job needs Boris’s brio and panache. A grey plane won’t do the trick. His track record speaks for itself. Continue reading