Legal Business

Client profile: Oscar Grut, The Economist

The international news outlet’s long-serving GC discusses the company’s buy-back move and its digital ventures

It was third time lucky when Legal Business finally managed to catch up with The Economist Newspaper’s general counsel (GC) and company secretary, Oscar Grut. The GC offered a stream of apologies on this reporter’s arrival in his Canary Wharf office, explaining that he had been busy selling off the company’s London headquarters in St James’s.