Senior researcher and longest standing member of the Spear’s intelligence unit. Specialised in reporting on science, emerging markets, law, fintech, international financial centres, luxury & culture. Data geek.
Velaa Private Island offers the ultimate in luxury seclusion – and VIP access to its marine neighbours. Rasika Sittamparam goes swimming with the triggerfish…
HSBC Private Banking’s collaborative culture creates ‘a virtuous loop’. By Rasika Sittamparam
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British-born real estate investor Laurence Geller on how he became a ‘serial philanthropist’
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