Robert is a business writer. He was Deputy and then Acting Business Editor of The Times. He edited the Tempus investment column. He served as The Times’ Assistant Home News Editor, Leader Writer and Chief Obituaries Writer. Robert was Assistant Editor at Reuters Breakingviews and has worked at the London Evening Standard and The Independent. He has BBC broadcast experience and taught financial journalism at The City University.
Robert writes clear, jargon-free English. He has proven key messaging and thought leadership capabilities. He is comfortable with professional and consumer audiences.
His books include The Unwritten Laws of Finance and Investment (Profile, 2010); Getting Started in Unit and Investment Trusts (John Wiley, 1996) and London Poems (WetZebra, 2016).
Emma is an expert and uncompromising editor. She ensures that Bettercopy writing is fair, clean and accurate. She has PR experience in-house, with the Lansons agency and freelance. Emma has excellent media relationships.