Nigel Ash

A door-stopping Fleet Street news career morphed into largely Middle East beats with extremely limited trout fishing opportunities. In February 2012, he helped start the online newspaper Libya Herald and has since been watching a revolution commit suicide. While Australian visits have been few and far between, his most treasured memento is a tin of Yarra Mud.

Solving problems on the run. Photographer: Michael Robert Williams.

Have a problem to solve? Run a marathon.

FTI Consulting’s chairman of operations in Europe, Middle East and Africa, Mark Malloch Brown | Photo: Michael Robert Williams.

Lord Malloch Brown, global reformer