My Bottom Line: Gavin Oldham, The Share Centre
24 February 2012 Last updated at 09:35 GMT
Gavin Oldham is chief executive of retail stockbroker The Share Centre. He says the current generation of business leaders must understand the responsibility they have to future generations - especially the financial services industry, which he says is too focussed on the short-term.
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