Chris Giles, Economics Editor, The Financial Times

In this very special briefing we will hear from Chris Giles, Economics Editor at the Financial Times, who will discuss the economic outlook for UK. It will be your opportunity to get his perspective on how Brexit is unfolding, and how the geopolitics and the wider global trade wars are likely to impact the economic situation in the UK.

Places are limited, so please ensure you apply for a place now.

About the speaker

Chris Giles became economics editor for the Financial Times in October 2004, having previously served as a leader writer. His reporting beat covers global and UK economic affairs and he writes a UK economics column fortnightly.

Before joining the FT as economics editor, he was an economics reporter for the BBC, worked for Ofcom, the telecommunications regulator and started his career with seven years as an economist for the Institute for Fiscal Studies. Chris loves numbers.

 

Unfortunately this event is fully booked but we are accepting applications to a waiting list

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