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... In 1961, GEC merged with Sir Michael Sobell's Radio Allied Industries Ltd, and with it emerged the new power behind GEC, Sobell's son-in-law Arnold Weinstock (later Lord Weinstock), who ... the whole of the UK electrical industry, but began with the interior rejuvenation of GEC ... GEC returned to profit and the financial markets' confidence was restored ...
Famous quotes containing the word acquired:
“Our Indian said that he was a doctor, and could tell me some medicinal use for every plant I could show him ... proving himself as good as his word. According to his account, he had acquired such knowledge in his youth from a wise old Indian with whom he associated, and he lamented that the present generation of Indians had lost a great deal.”
—Henry David Thoreau (18171862)