Is this Gordon Brown in disguise? In India? As a business mogul?

It’s no secret that Gordon Brown has his sights set on running this
country, but has he widened his target?

The Diary spotted an article in The Telegraph last week about “India’s
Sir Richard Branson” Vijay Mallya, chairman of United Breweries Group

MallyaIt’s no secret that Gordon Brown has his sights set on running this country, but has he widened his target?

The Diary spotted an article in The Telegraph last week about "India’s Sir Richard Branson" Vijay Mallya, chairman of United Breweries Group and business mogul, settling a price to buy British spirits company Whyte & Mackay to become part of his United Breweries Group.

The accompanying picture (right) of Mallya bore more than a passing resemblance to the Chancellor.

A few hearty meals and a fake beard may be enough to pull the wool over the business world’s eyes, but watch out Brown, the Diary’s on to you.

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