Separated at birth

As Jim Rishwain gears up for a full-blooded attack on the UK market, it’s fair to say that a level-head and a degree of tact are paramount to the future success of his firm.

The Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman chairman will do well then to avoid any of the ill-timed irascible outbursts that we’ve come to associate with fraternal twin Larry David.

The Curb Your Enthusiasm star is notoriously bad at controlling his temper but is at least adept at speaking his mind. If Rishwain can add a dose of diplomacy to his seemingly abrasive agenda, the future for Pillsbury will be looking good, pre-tty pre-tty good.