Flat 4, 96 Dalston Lane
September 2009 – present
Working as freelance editor, feature writer and copy editor for Campden Media, specialising in tax regulations and offshore jurisdictions.
August 2006 – January 2009
Reporter for Wealth Briefing website, writing news and features covering investment strategies for the high net worth sector.
January 2004 – May 2006
Copy editor and online sub editor at Financial News, the main trade publication to the investment banking sector. Ensured all copy was clear and in accordance with house style.
September 2000 – October 2003
Editor at Complinet, a website which covered the compliance sector for banks and insurers. Duties included writing news and features on regulatory issues and anti-money laundering.
1998 – 2000
Reporter for Wester Hailes Sentinel, a community news paper based in Edinburgh.
University of Edinburgh MA (hons) English Literature (First Class)
George Watson’s College, Edinburgh
Higher Grades: English, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Geography.
I founded and I edit a quarterly arts/social issues magazine, which is sold by homeless people on the streets of London. It’s called ‘The Nervemeter’. (www.nervemeter.co.uk)
David Bain, Editorial Director, Campden Family Business.