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.
CMO Viacom UK & SVP, Youth and Music, Viacom International
Head, School of Biological, Biomedical and Environmental Sciences, University of Hull
Director, The Africa Centre & Former Chief Executive, The Place
Chairman, Evening Standard Ltd & Independent Print Ltd
Professor of Physics, Imperial College London
Peer & Former Leader of the Green Party of England and Wales