Financial Times Announces The Shortlist For The 2022 Business Book Of The Year Award

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The Financial Times published the shortlist for the 2022 Business Book of the Year Award. Now in its eighteenth year, the Award is an essential calendar fixture for authors, publishers and the global business community.

Each year it recognises a book which provides the ‘most compelling and enjoyable insight into modern business issues’.

FT’s The 2022 Business Book Of The Year Award

This year’s shortlisted books, selected by the eight distinguished judges (see below) are:

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Roula Khalaf, Editor of the Financial Times, said: “Our finalists have tackled some of the toughest and most important issues facing global capitalism, from the energy crisis to semiconductor supply to technology investment. They have done so in compelling and enjoyable prose, based on deep knowledge and extensive investigation.”The judging panel, chaired by Roula Khalaf, comprises:

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  • Mimi Alemayehou, Senior Vice President, Public–Private Partnerships, Humanitarian & Development Group, Mastercard
  • Mitchell Baker, Chief Executive Officer, Mozilla Corporation, Chairwoman, Mozilla Foundation
  • Mohamed El-Erian, President, Queens’ College, Cambridge University, Advisor to Allianz and Gramercy
  • Herminia Ibarra, Charles Handy Professor of Organisational Behaviour, London Business School
  • James Kondo, Chairman, International House of Japan
  • Randall Kroszner, Norman R. Bobins Professor of Economics & Deputy Dean for Executive Programs, Booth School of Business, University of Chicago
  • Shriti Vadera, Chair, Prudential Plc and Royal Shakespeare Company

The Financial Times winner of the 2022 Business Book of the Year Award will be announced on December 5 at an event hosted by Roula Khalaf, Editor of the Financial Times. The winner will receive £30,000 and the author(s) of each of the remaining shortlisted books will be awarded £10,000.

Previous Business Book of the Year winners include:

To learn more about the award, visit and follow the conversation at #BBYA22.

About the Financial Times

The Financial Times is one of the world’s leading business news organisations, recognised internationally for its authority, integrity and accuracy. The FT has a record paying readership of 1.2 million, more than one million of which are digital subscriptions. It is part of Nikkei Inc., which provides a broad range of information, news and services for the global business community.

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