Eric Newnham

Eric Newnham

Founder

Talon

Contact me
  • 07775 824310
  • ericnewnham
  • Holden House, Rathbone Place, London, W1T 1JU, United Kingdom
Work email

eric@ericnewnham.com

Bye-bye the decade with no name. What are you relieved to draw a line under?

My 60th birthday celebrations.

What’s your biggest hope for the decade ahead?

Crossrail will be in operation.

And what’s top of your professional to-do list for the 2020s?

Continue to invest in and aid early-stage start-ups.

You have to job swap with someone in our industry for one month. Who would it be with and why?

Any chief executive in Hawaii.

Who is your best friend in the industry and why?

Lawson Muncaster because he makes me look grounded.

What do you think the Friday feeling is?

Depends where you are.

Who or what would you put into room 101 and why?

Health and safety. What a nanny state we have become.

If you could uninvent one piece of technology, what would you choose and why?

Wine boxes. Why do they exist?

In the spirit of embracing failure… What has been your biggest screw-up?

Most of the horses I have bought.

What do you do to stay match fit?

Look and listen.

What would be your darts walk-on music and why?

Poison Arrow by ABC.

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