Aston Martin’s £5 billion miracle
Andy Palmer’s audacious management is paying of, and then some. By Gavin Green
I HAD DINNER WITH ANDY Palmer in Paris a few days after he was appointed boss of Aston Martin. It was September 2014. The ex-Nissan chief operating officer spoke of his desire (‘since I was 20’) to be a car company CEO, and of his passion for Aston Martin.