Jane Friedman: The powerhouse

<p>Danuta Kean</p><p> Jane Friedman, the only woman head of a global book publishing business, is keen to spend more time in the UK. "I am going to come to London three or four times a year now," says the c.e.o. of HarperCollins Worldwide, who was in London in June. "I feel that, running a global company, I want to experience living in the different parts of the company. This quick trip has been wonderful."</p><p>The comment will surprise former HarperCollins staffers who remember a "very New York publisher" when Friedman first visited the UK company eight years ago. "I don't think she had ...

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