Simon Jack

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"Just wanted to say thank you for your help in sourcing Simon for our virtual event. He was a total hit with the delegates and they have been sending excellent feedback." - Virtual Investment Forum

"Simon is brilliant at this stuff. Please use him whenever possible."

"A first class event. Presentations were excellent and, importantly, relevant. I thought Simon Jack was a very good choice. He pulled the Q & A sessions together in a very knowledgeable and professional way. I do hope that a further such event could be held say in 5-6 months time."


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Simon Jack is a financial journalist and broadcaster, who in 2016 was appointed the BBC’s Business Editor. He often presents BBC Radio 4’s flagship Today programme on a Saturday.

Previously he was the Business and Economics Presenter on the Today Programme and the face of BBC Breakfast’s business news.

He is a regular on the One, Six and Ten O’Clock News and also presents the popular Good Bad Billionaire podcast on BBC Sounds. 

In 2015, Simon filmed a special edition of Panorama for BBC One, in which he investigated the circumstances surrounding his father’s death, exploring why more middle-aged men kill themselves than any other group.

Prior to entering the world of newscasting, Simon spent ten years in commercial and investment banking. 

He has a degree in Politics, Philosophy and Economics from Oxford University.

He’s married with 2 children and lives in West London.