Editor at MLex. Tweeting mostly Brexit and tech/privacy. Also cover competition, energy, trade, finance. Brexile in Brussels. Former Middle East reporter.

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Biography

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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RT @PatrickMcGee_: Nothing quite like a Big Read, where your 2,000 word story takes up an entire page. In today's @FinancialTimes - & our m…
@SpiegelPeter @BorisJohnson Plot twist: it gets blocked by the EU regulator
@ishaantharoor Almost certainly. There's Israeli money behind at least one of those speakers, and Saudi behind another.
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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.