CEO, Be the Business
Tony Danker is Chief Executive of Be the Business, the new business-led movement created to transform UK’s productivity. Be the Business is chaired by Sir Charlie Mayfield of the John Lewis Partnership and runs its campaign and programmes across the country. Tony was previously Chief Strategy Officer and International Director at Guardian News & Media (GNM), where he had responsibility for the company’s global expansion, business development and analytics functions. Before joining GNM, Tony spent two years in public policy and was a policy adviser in HM Treasury. He previously spent 10 years at McKinsey & Company, with expertise in government and organisational consulting. In 2004 he completed the mid-career Masters in Public Administration at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government.