"supporting and encouraging high quality economic, financial and business journalism"

The Wincott Foundation was set up in 1969 in honour of Harold Wincott, the most distinguished economic journalist of his day in the UK. The current chairman is Sir Richard Lambert, former editor of the Financial Times. Sir Richard is supported by a group of trustees who have a background in business, journalism and academia.

PREVIOUS YOUNG FINANCIAL JOURNALIST AWARD WINNNERS

Year

 

Name

 

Publication

2015

 

Harriet Russell

 

Investors Chronicle

2014

 

Asa Gibson

 

Strategic RISK

2013

 

Katie Morley
Graham Ruddick

 

Investors Chronicle
The Telegraph

2012

 

Alexandra Suich

 

The Economist

2011

 

Dan Hyde

 

This is Money, Mail Online

2010

 

Robert Cookson

 

The Financial Times

2009

 

Christopher Cook

 

The Financial Times

2008

 

Rowena Mason

 

Telegraph Media Group

2007

 

Saskia Scholtes

 

The Financial Times

2006

 

Gabriel Rozenberg

 

The Times

2005

 

Tim Cross

 

The Economist

2004

 

Barney Jopson

 

The Financial Times

2003

 

Stephanie Kirchgaessner

 

The Financial Times

2002

 

Tobias Buck

 

The Financial Times

2001

 

Rosie Murray-West

 

The Daily Telegraph

2000

 

Faisal Islam

 

The Observer

1999

 

Andrew Balls

 

Financial Times

1998

 

Lea Paterson

 

The Independent

1997

 

Richard Rivlin

 

Sunday Telegraph

1996

 

William Lewis

 

Financial Times

 

 

Daniel Litvin

 

The Economist

1995

 

Stephanie Flanders

 

Financial Times

1994

 

Richard Thomas

 

The Guardian

1993

 

Robert Chote

 

The Independent

1992

 

Edward Balls

 

Financial Times

1991

 

Neil Bennett

 

The Times

1990

 

Hugo Dixon

 

Financial Times

1989

 

John Micklethwait

 

The Economist

1988

 

Wolfgang Munchau

 

The Times

1987

 

Janet Bush

 

Financial Times

1986

 

Robert Peston

 

The Independent

1985

 

George Graham

 

Financial Times

1984

 

Lucy Kellaway

 

Investors Chronicle

1983

 

Mary Ann Sieghart

 

Financial Times

1982

 

Maggie Urry

 

Investors Chronicle

1981

 

John Browning

 

The Economist

1980

 

Christopher Huhne

 

The Guardian

1979

 

Martin Taylor

 

Financial Times

1978

 

Barbara Conway

 

Daily Telegraph

1977

 

Michael Lafferty

 

Financial Times

1976

 

No Award

 

 

1975

 

Tim Congdon

 

The Times

1974

 

Anne Segal

 

Investors Chronicle

1973

 

Nicholas Colchester

 

Financial Times

1972

 

Sandy Maclachlan

 

Sunday Times

1971

 

Ian Morison

 

The Times

1970

 

Hamish McRae

 

Euromoney

 

 

Frances Cairncross

 

The Guardian

THE TRUSTEES
SIR RICHARD LAMBERT (Chairman)
SIR GEOFFREY OWEN
PROF IAN HARGREAVES CBE
JOHN O'HIGGINS
DANIEL WINCOTT
DAME FRANCES CAIRNCROSS
RUPERT PENNANT-REA
CHRISTOPHER HIRD
BRONWEN MADDOX
BILL ROBINSON
ELIZABETH WINCOTT HECKETT

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