William Lewis

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Full name: William Lewis

Area of interest: Business, Politics, Current affairs

Journals/Organisation: Dow Jones

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About: William Lewis is a British journalist who is a member of News Corporation's Management and Standards Committee. Until being appointed to the MSC in July 2011, Lewis was group General Manager at News International in the UK, a post he held from September 2010. In 2014 Will Lewis was named CEO of Dow Jones

Education: University of Bristol: BSc (Hons) Economics & Politics

Career: Mail on Sunday; Financial Times (for eight years): Mergers and Acquisitions Editor, Global News Editor, left in 2002; The Sunday Times: Business Editor (for three years); joined the The Daily Telegraph in 2005: City Editor, see: Telegraph brings in young blood as City editor; Deputy Editor; Editor, see: Lewis appointed Telegraph editor; from September 2010, General Manager at News International in the UK, see Will Lewis confirmed as group general manager at News International - Job 'co-ordinating editorial spending' across Times, Sunday Times, Sun and News of the World reports to Rebekah Brooks

Current position/role: CEO of Dow Jones as of 2014

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Awards/Honours: Wincott Young Financial Journalist of the Year Award, 1996; London Press Club Awards: Business Journalist of Year, 2003,2004

Scoops: At the 2010 British Press Awards The Telegraph was named the "National Newspaper of the Year" for its coverage of the MPs expenses scandal (named "Scoop of the Year"), with Lewis winning "Journalist of the Year" for his role

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Section: City / Business Ccmment

Role: City Editor

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