2022

Investing For Life: Q&A With Sofinnova Chairman Antoine Papiernik

Investing For Life: Q&A With Sofinnova Chairman Antoine Papiernik

Paris-based Sofinnova Partners, a life science venture capital firm, has been an early investor in companies such Genentech and Biogen, and now has over $2.5 billion invested in sciences, primarily in healthcare and sustainability. Antoine Papiernik, Sofinnova chairman and managing partner, speaks with Global Finance about the state of life sciences today and in future.

License To Pollute

License To Pollute

The newest carbon-credit initiative out of COP27 doesn’t seem to answer the old critiques.

Rising Recession Risk

Rising Recession Risk

Central bank rate-hiking may bring on a recession, unemployment and debt defaults. Some say that’s just the price of suppressing inflation.

FedEx Picks New CEO

FedEx Picks New CEO

Raj Subramaniam—FedEx's executive VP and chief marketing and communications officer—replaces founder Frederick W. Smith as president and CEO.

2021

Telecoms And Content Makers Disconnect

Telecoms And Content Makers Disconnect

Many telecoms are splitting with the entertainment companies they acquired to focus on their core businesses which demand serious technology investments.

2020

Hard Hit Spain

Hard Hit Spain

From high growth to laggard status, Spain has felt the pandemic’s economic sting. Now, a budget crisis threatens its recovery.

The Long Road Ahead

The Long Road Ahead

What can policymakers do to ensure their nations—and the world—prosper after the Covid crisis passes?