Andreas Whittam Smith
Andreas Whittam Smith was a financial journalist until 1985 when he led the team that founded The Independent. The paper’s first editor (1986-1994), he has subsequently been the president of the British Board of Film Classification (1998-2002) and chairman of the Financial Ombudsman Service (1998-2003). He is currently First Church Estates Commissioner responsible for £5bn of the Church's investments, and chairman of the Children's Mutual.
23 July 2014 06:43 PM
And now George Osborne has a plan to help us avoid doing that
16 July 2014 06:04 PM
Little that the Prime Minister says about the reshuffle bears scrutiny
14 July 2014 08:20 PM
The route out of the impasse was found in part through facilitated conversations, in which differences can be deeply explored and solutions sought
10 July 2014 06:44 PM
Our leaders should show more dignity in defeat
02 July 2014 07:05 PM
After a string of unprecedented sex abuse and hacking trials, it would make sense
Rupert Murdoch should bear some responsibility for the crimes that the phone-hacking trial uncovered
24 June 2014 02:31 PM
The focus now turns to the man whose company owned the News of the World
18 June 2014 05:49 PM
They are more interested in announcements than delivery
30 May 2014 04:28 PM
The families of the soldiers who died need to know if there was a worthy cause behind the war
28 May 2014 06:18 PM
If the parties want people to feel closer to politics, they should speak to their concerns – and bring them closer to the process
The success of Hinchingbrooke Hospital shows when the state should welcome the private sector - and when it shouldn't
21 May 2014 05:22 PM
What quality does Circle have that the big outsourcing companies do not?
Robin Williams Emmys tribute led by Billy Crystal criticised for including 'racist' joke about Muslim woman
Rotherham child sex abuse scandal: Labour Home Office to be probed over what Tony Blair's government knew - and when
The Rotherham child abuse scandal is a tale of apologists, misogyny and double standards
What do immigrants really think of Britain? Polish immigrant's Reddit post goes viral
Do you realise just how foolish the UK looks?
With Douglas Carswell joining Ukip, my party has taken another giant step forward
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- 4 A teacher speaks out: 'I'm effectively being forced out of a career that I wanted to love'
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