Chris Blackhurst

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Area of interest: Business, City

Journals/Organisation: The Independent | Evening Standard

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Website: http://www.independent.co.uk/author/chris-blackhurst | http://www.standard.co.uk/biography/chris-blackhurst

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Networks: https://twitter.com/c_blackhurst | http://uk.linkedin.com/pub/chris-blackhurst/80/110/364

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Career: A journalist since 1984, his previous posts include: Deputy Editor at the Independent and Independent on Sunday and Daily Express, and Westminster Correspondent of the Independent. He has written for Management Today for the past 15 years and has contributed to numerous other magazines and publications, as well as writing and presenting two Radio 4 Profiles last year. He edited the City Pages of the Evening Standard from 2002 until he was appointed as Editor of The Independent in 2011 [1]

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Controversy/Criticism: The perfect epitaph for establishment journalism - by Glenn Greenwald: 'If MI5 warns that this is not in the public interest who am I to disbelieve them?', says the former editor of The Independent - 15th October

Awards/Honours: He has received awards from the British Press Awards and the London Press Club as well as TSB Financial Journalist of the Year

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