Hamish McRae
Chief Economic Commentator, The Independent

One of the country’s most respected financial journalists and commentators Hamish McRae is an associate editor of The Independent. He was named Business and Finance Journalist of the Year 2006 at the British Press Awards.
Experience: Associate Editor, The Independent – present; Editor, Euromoney; Financial Editor, The Guardian.
Education: Trinity College, Dublin, MA, Economics and Political Science.
Books: What Works: Success in Stressful Times, Harper Press, 2010; The World in 2020, Harvard Business School Press, 1996.
Awards won: Orwell Prize for Journalism (shortlisted), 2010; Business and Finance Journalist of the Year, British Press Awards, 2006; David Watt Prize for Political and Economic Journalism, 2005.