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Paul Codd

Paul Codd

Meet the Editor: 5 Things We Learned from Simon Jack, BBC Business Editor

21st September 2018

Business Editor at the BBC, Simon Jack, joined us at Pagefield this week to discuss his insights on the challenges on reporting Brexit, conflict in the political arena and the transformation of the world of work. Paul Codd provides his view.   Snappily described as ‘banking analyst-turned-broadcaster’, Jack has been with the BBC since 2003, […]

Iceland leaves its influence at the door

13th April 2018

Iceland made headlines this week for ditching palm oil. Paul Codd provides his take on what this means for efforts to halt deforestation and the reputational challenges facing other retailers

Meet the Editor: 5 Things We Learned from Tim Montgomerie, Editor of UnHerd

19th January 2018

Editor of UnHerd, Tim Montgomerie, joined us at Pagefield this week for our ‘Meet the Editor’ breakfast. Paul Codd provides his take. Launching UnHerd in the summer of 2017, editor and founder, Tim Montgomerie set out to create a news site with a difference, challenging how we as readers approach the news – because in […]

Behind the Headlines: Buzz Kill

7th July 2017

New research pours fuel on the fire of the debate over bees, farming and pesticides. Paul Codd takes a look at the implications for UK agricultural policy and the businesses that provide our food.

Behind the Headlines: Uber

16th June 2017

Uber – the company you love to hate, but might struggle to live without has had an even more tumultuous week than usual. Paul Codd looks at what’s happened and what it means for the business’ eventual IPO.