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I am a journalist, editor, researcher and corporate writer on macroeconomics, finance, real estate, private equity, infrastructure, aviation, and technology. More recently, I have written extensively on the policy, economic and social impacts of the coronavirus across a range of sectors. These pages collate some recent work and support my long journey towards qualifying as a registered counsellor.

Selected portfolio

23 March 2022

Bank of England walks monetary policy tightrope: inflation fears trump recession risk for now

The Bank of England (BoE) raised interest rates for the third consecutive meeting last week, signalling to markets that taming inflation and containing second-round effects remains its priority.
15 March 2022

Ukraine conflict and the impact on the European banking landscape

The primary consideration in any conflict is the humanitarian crisis. We sincerely hope for a ceasefire and rapid diplomatic resolution. Russia’s military invasion of Ukraine led […]
15 March 2022

European airlines braced for oil shock impact after surviving pandemic turbulence

European airlines can expect an uneven recovery in air passenger demand this year
7 March 2022

Ukraine crisis heightens risk environment for corporates and exacerbates inflation conundrum

Russian president Vladimir Putin’s military invasion of Ukraine has dramatically escalated global geopolitical risk, in potentially the largest conflict in Europe since the Second World War.
25 February 2022

Government’s ambitious Levelling Up agenda offers abundant private capital opportunities

The government’s recent ‘Levelling Up the United Kingdom’ White Paper aims to reverse a sprawling set of deep-seated regional economic, political and social inequalities by 2030.
9 February 2022

NPL outlook Part II: Greece and Spain could see €43 billion in new NPEs in 2022

Greece and Spain could see €43 billion in new non-performing exposures (NPEs) in 2022, according to a forecast by doValue, the Southern European loan servicing specialist. […]