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Which aircraft would you choose?

The Embraer Legacy 500 and Bombardier Challenger 350 go head-to-head… Every industry contains numerous rivalries. BMW vs Mercedes, Microsoft vs Apple, Xbox vs PlayStation and so on. The aircraft manufacturing world is dominated by Boeing and Airbus, but there is plenty of competition elsewhere – notably between Bombardier and Embraer. Many comparisons can be made between the two. Both companies have …

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Aspen Ideas Festival

The world’s biggest brains will come together from June 23rd for Aspen Ideas Festival, to discuss everything from re-imagining capitalism to the future of food on our planet. Among 350 of the most inspired and innovative thinkers of our day, will be Former First Lady Laura Bush, Head of the International Monetary Fund Christine Lagarde, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, Facebook …

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Brazil 2016 Olympics – Beyond the finish line

Rio de Janeiro boasts an outrageously attractive cityscape with monolithic granite and quartz mountains rising from the water, soft sand beaches and the world’s largest urban forest, Tijuca National Park. It’s not surprising it won the bid to host the Summer Olympic Games 2016, set to blaze through the city from August 5th to 21st, with the Paralympics from September …

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MIPIM in Cannes

Uniting the great and good of the global real estate community, MIPIM once again takes centre stage in Cannes’ Palais des Festivals in just over a fortnight. The global expo for the world’s property big-hitters lands in the south of France from the 15th to the 18th of March for an intense four days of networking, industry education and talks. …

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Connect more

According to Popular Science magazine, seven out of 10 people will live in a city by 2050. (1) Victor founder and CEO Clive Jackson discusses how on-demand technology that keeps us connected and in control helps growing urban populations to succeed. Cities grow economies. Offering education, employment and entertainment, they are engines for growth that have seen people flock to …

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Which aircraft would you choose?

The Piaggio Avanti II is sometimes overlooked simply because it’s a push prop, but there are many things to love about the Italian manufacturer’s class-leading model. We look at how it compares with the jets in its category. Cessna Citation XLS+ Piaggio Avanti II Citation CJ3 Type of aircraft Light Jet Light Jet Light Jet Range with 4 passengers* 03h 30min 04h 00min 03h …

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Mastering the Fourth Industrial Revolution – WEF, Davos

20-23 January 2016 Davos-Klosters, Switzerland For over 45 years the World Economic Forum’s annual meeting has been one of the key barometer events on the world’s political and economic calendars. A series of discussions and debates that aim to bring world-renowned experts from commerce, industry and technology together with politicians and policy-makers, its objective is to tackle some of the …

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The World Economic Forum, Davos

Attracting the 2500 biggest names in business, politics, academia and the arts, the WEF’s yearly get-together adds stardust to any Excel sheet. Now in its 46th year, 2016’s theme of “mastering the fourth industrial revolution” will be discussed in over 250 sessions by the likes of Credit Suisse CEO Tidjane Thiam and Microsoft’s CEO Satya Nadella. “We must have a …

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Which aircraft would you choose?

Cessna Citation XLS+ vs Embraer Phenom 300 With it’s stand-up cabin and longer range, it’s no surprise the Citation XLS+ has become the world’s best-selling business jet – and a popular choice among Victor members. Its large luggage compartment makes it an ideal aircraft for the ski season, as it easily accommodates six pairs of skis with soft bags or …