Richard Bassett

Richard Bassett has worked in the City for the last fifteen years advising several of Europe s largest companies. Previously he worked in Central Europe for many years, first as a professional horn player and then as a staff correspondent of the London "Times" in Vienna, Rome, and Warsaw, where his dispatches covered the end of the Cold War and gave early warning of the impending disintegration of Yugoslavia. He divides his time between London and the Continent.