Independent Non-Executive Director, Chairman of the Remuneration Committee
Appointed: April 2014
Tenure: 5 years
Jeff brings extensive experience of the media, particularly in politics, business and finance.
External appointments: Jeff is an Independent Non Executive (INE) at BDO, the accounting and business-services firm, and a Visiting Fellow at Oxford University’s Saïd Business School.
He worked at Sky News and was editor-at-large of the Daily Telegraph. Jeff was business editor of the BBC, the launch editor of Sunday Business and, for six years, City Editor of the Sunday Times. He is a former director of Times Newspapers.
Jeff holds a degree in Economics from the University of Nottingham, where he is an Honorary Professor in the School of Economics.