Home / Humour / Lookalikes in finance

Lookalikes in finance

A while ago, I remember seeing some folks who said that UK Chancellor Alastair Darling looked like Sam the Eagle:


and Mervyn King, the Governor of the Bank of England, was a bit like Lance Corporal Jones from Dad's Army ("don't panic, Captain Darling"):


Now I think that's really mean as it would be a bit like comparing US Secretary of the Treasury Tim Geithner with Potsie from Happy Days:


or former Chairman of the US Federal Reserve Alan Greenspan with Mister Magoo:


I just can't see it myself …

About Chris M Skinner

Chris M Skinner
Chris Skinner is best known as an independent commentator on the financial markets through his blog, TheFinanser.com, as author of the bestselling book Digital Bank, and Chair of the European networking forum the Financial Services Club. He has been voted one of the most influential people in banking by The Financial Brand (as well as one of the best blogs), a FinTech Titan (Next Bank), one of the Fintech Leaders you need to follow (City AM, Deluxe and Jax Finance), as well as one of the Top 40 most influential people in financial technology by the Wall Street Journal’s Financial News. To learn more click here...

Check Also

America: a nation living in the 20th Century

When did you last write a check (cheque)? When did you last receive one? Although …