Breaking up

GEC, BTR, Shell, Scottish Power, BOC, Unilever, ICI, BP, Cable & Wireless, Siebe and British Aerospace are among a list of companies ripe for break-up, according to research carried out in February by independent consultant Michael Nisbet and based on the book Breakup! When Large Companies are Worth More Dead Than Alive.

GEC, BTR, Shell, Scottish Power, BOC, Unilever, ICI, BP, Cable & Wireless, Siebe and British Aerospace are among a list of companies ripe for break-up, according to research carried out in February by independent consultant Michael Nisbet and based on the book Breakup! When Large Companies are Worth More Dead Than Alive.