RECENT MEDIA EXPERIENCE
- Results Editor, ITN UK General Election programmes, 1997, 2001, 2005, 2015 & 2017
- Studio analyst BBC World Service UK General Election 2010
- Editor, producer and presenter IGA Productions for BBC Radio 4, 5Live and World Service
- Director and producer Seven Day’s independent radio and television production companies (1986-2017)
- Expert interviewee on BBC Radio 4, 5Live, World Service, BBC Local Radio, Channel 4, Sky News, ITN, Channel Four News, GMTV, CNN, Bloomberg, Reuters etc.
- Regular contributor to Monocle Radio, London
- Contributor to national publications including the Guardian, the Independent, the New Statesman, Times Higher, the Conversation website and many others
- PhD: City, University of London, A Crisis in Political Communications? Reflections of a Critical Practitioner
- Independent Editorial Adviser, BBC Trust 2012 – 2017
- Jury Chair, One World Trust Annual Media Awards 2012
- Jury member Royal Television Society Television News Awards 2008, 2009, 2015 and 2016
- UK Rep. on UNESCO’s International Programme for Development Communication
- Founding Chair and Editorial Board Member, British Journalism Review
PREVIOUS MEDIA EXPERIENCE
- Producer/Reporter – BBC TV Current Affairs
- Scriptwriter and Investigative Reporter, ITN
- Industrial Correspondent, Evening Post-Echo, Hemel Hempstead.
- Television Journalist for Reuters TV in London, Sydney and Rome.
- Assistant Editor, monthly magazine Drugs and Society