Video exclusive: Sir Richard Branson

Virgin man talks Brit-tech

In the build up to Brit Week, TechRadar sat down with Sir Richard Branson – the man behind the Virgin Brand – and asked him what he thought the state of the UK tech industry was.

Branson told TechRadar that he thought the UK technology industry was "in need of a bit of saving" and expressed his hopes for the next generation of UK entrepreneurs.

You can hear what Branson had to say about UK technology in our exclusive video clip.


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