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TheIndependent – Controversial Former BBC Executive Treated To A ‘Permafrost’ Reception From Senior Colleagues – 10 July 2014

The Independent

Lord Birt is widely credited for having positioned the organisation to embrace digital media

By Ian Burrell

Quote: John Birt, one of the most controversial leaders of the BBC, has said that he was made “profoundly unwelcome” when he arrived at the organisation and was subjected to a “permafrost” reception from senior colleagues.

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