‘Privileged few’ have disproportionate access to top government figures, Greensill lobbying report finds


by The Independent

The Independent— Finance boss had ‘sometimes extraordinarily privileged’ relationship with government

BBC News—Greensill: Top official's widow hits out at lobbying report. Lord Heywood is 'scapegoated' by a report looking at the role of Australian financier Lex Greensill, she says.

BBC News—Greensill had extraordinarily privileged access to government, says inquiry. Financier Lex Greensill used his government role as a "marketing platform" for his firm, a report says.

the Guardian—Lex Greensill given ‘extraordinarily privileged’ No 10 access, inquiry finds. Report criticises David Cameron and Jeremy Heywood and says lobbying process is insufficiently transparent The businessman Lex Greensill was given “extraordinarily privileged” access to Downing Street while the government’s process for managing lobbying is insufficiently transparent and allows access to a “privileged few”, a report into the Greensill lobbying scandal commissioned by the prime minister has concluded. The former prime minister David Cameron and the late cabinet secretary Jeremy...