Editor at MLex. Tweets Brexit and tech/privacy. Also cover competition, energy, trade, finance. Brexile in Brussels. Former MidEast reporter. Old tweets delete.

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I cover energy in the Middle East for Bloomberg, with a focus on Iraq, Iran and OPEC. I have broken news, written longer analytical pieces, and presented my stories on TV.

Before that I covered Iran for Reuters, and supported coverage of GCC and Yemen. I wrote on Iran's nuclear talks, foreign pol...

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@MrSamWilkin — 3,478 followers, 201 tweets

RT @oliviasolon: I spent several weeks investigating the Silicon Valley 'ratcatchers' who go to great lengths to identify employees… https://t.co/QX3nbaO8Gb
New podcast! I spoke to @JoannaSopinska and @PoppyCarnell about the EU's efforts to get an exemption to the Trump tariffs.  http://bit.ly/2phw06p 
If you know anyone who wants to get into journalism, this is good fun and a fairly accurate depiction of a busy day at a newswire  http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/resources/idt-8760dd58-84f9-4c98-ade2-590562670096 
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What was your first job as a journalist?

Trainee and subsequently Iran correspondent at Reuters.

How is social media changing news?

More news, much of it good, but also more noise.

What does it mean to be a journalist?

Writing the first draft of history. Preferably one not always written by the winners.