Businessman’s view of the obligations he owes towards the community

One businessman’s view of the obligations he owes towards the community.

“Money doesn’t grow on trees, you make it from the community. Businessmen have a duty to their communities. They can choose to ignore that duty, but they can’t make it go away. I’m trying to do what I can.

Words ascribed to Assem Allam, owner of Allam Marine; chairman at Hull City AFC; and activist within the community, in May’s edition of economia magazine.