Journalist, BBC News
Rory is the BBC’s expert on trends in new technology, and how the web is changing our lives. He became a Technology Correspondent after many years reporting on business for the BBC, and he sees it as his role to communicate the excitement and importance of the fast-changing digital world to a non-specialist audience.
He is the author of Dot Bomb, an account of the companies and characters behind Britain’s short-lived dot com bubble.
Former Leader of the Green Party of England and Wales
Head of the Department of Economics, University of Birmingham
Co-founder, Webber Phillips & Former President & Deputy Chair, John Lewis Partnership Council
Founder, The King of Shaves Company Ltd
Head of South College and Associate PVC Engagement, Durham University