Written by James Hurley for The Times
‘Sanjiv Mehta’s East India Company is for anyone with a taste for lost empire. How many business owners can claim their company “accomplished a work such as in the whole history of the human race no other company ever attempted, and as such is likely to attempt in the years to come”?
Sanjiv Mehta can, although he can’t personally take the credit. That rather verbose praise, which Mr Mehta has inscribed on the wall of his premises, is not from over enthusiastic PR advisers, but from this newspaper.’