"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 SENIOR FINANCIAL JOURNALIST AWARD WINNNERS

Year

 

Name

 

Publication

2015

 

John Gapper

 

Financial Times

2014

 

Chris Giles

 

Financial Times

2013

 

Foreign Exchange Team

 

Bloomberg News

2012

 

Zanny Minton-Beddoes

 

The Economist

2011

 

Camilla Cavendish

 

The Times

 

 

Ambrose Evans-Pritchard

 

The Telegraph

2010

 

John Kay

 

Financial Times

2009

 

John Authers

 

Financial Times

2008

 

Philip Coggan

 

The Economist

2007

 

Dan Roberts

 

The Sunday Telegraph

2006

 

Gillian Tett

 

Financial Times

2005

 

Martin Dickson

 

Financial Times

 

 

Pam Woodall

 

The Economist

2004

 

Robert Peston

 

The Sunday Telegraph

2003

 

Paul Murphy

 

The Guardian

 

 

David Smith

 

The Sunday Times

2002

 

Anthony Hilton

 

Evening Standard

2001

 

Patience Wheatcroft

 

The Times

2000

 

Alex Brummer

 

Daily Mail

 

 

Diane Coyle

 

The Independent

1999

 

Matthew Symonds

 

The Economist

1998

 

Peter Martin

 

Financial Times

1997

 

Iain Carson

 

The Economist

 

 

Martin Wolf

 

Financial Times

1996

 

Anatole Kaletsky

 

The Times

1995

 

Neil Collins

 

Daily Telegraph

1994

 

Michael Prowse

 

Financial Times

1993

 

John Plender

 

Financial Times

1992

 

Jeremy Warner

 

Independent on Sunday

1991

 

David Lascelles

 

Financial Times

1990

 

Andrew Alexander

 

Daily Mail

1989

 

Christopher Huhne

 

Independent on Sunday

 

 

Martin Wolf

 

Financial Times

1988

 

Barry Riley

 

Financial Times

1987

 

Clive Crook

 

The Economist

1986

 

The Lex Column

 

Financial Times

1985

 

Christopher Fildes

 

Daily Telegraph

1984

 

Sarah Hogg

 

The Times

1983

 

Rupert Pennant-Rea

 

The Economist

1982

 

Richard Lambert

 

Financial Times

1981

 

Ivan Fallon

 

Sunday Telegraph

1980

 

Ian Richardson

 

Birmingham Post

 

 

Peter Riddell

 

Financial Times

1979

 

Hamish McRae

 

The Guardian

1978

 

Patrick Sargeant

 

Daily Mail & Euromoney

1977

 

Christopher Fildes

 

Investors Chronicle & Euromoney

1976

 

Anthony Harris

 

Financial Times

 

 

David Malbert

 

Evening Standard

1975

 

Andrew Whittam-Smith

 

Investors Chronicle

1974

 

Kenneth Fleet

 

Daily Telegraph

1973

 

Peter Jay

 

The Times

1972

 

Norman Macrae

 

The Economist

1971

 

Patrick Hutber

 

Sunday Telegraph

1970

 

Samuel Brittan

 

Financial Times

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

Contact our Secretary, Ian Rodger, at secretary@wincott.co.uk
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