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Gareth Pryce

Managing Partner - Cuboid Capital,

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Why are so many people obsessed with size?

Whether it's a chef opening multiple restaurants that he ultimately cannot control, an individual opning multiple properties that they no longer visit or a corporation making yet another acquisition which they fail to merge into their original business.

Does increasing size innevitably mean diminishing quality?

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    Nov 16 2012: I don't think so, because as you grow more people are involved who have a stake in the success. For example, as McDonalds grew, it franchised some of its restaurants to private individuals, and they worked hard to make their individual restaurants a success, in the meantime also making the McDonald's logo look good.

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