Paul is the Executive Director of Driving Change. Paul has extensive experience in the global media industry most notably taking The Economist from a niche print magazine to a leading media brand engaging audiences online, in apps, through video and audio, and in person. His work in building The Economist brand and in the industry as a whole lead him to be named Executive of the Year by Adweek, a Top Innovator by Media Business, and recipient of the IAA’s inaugural Global Compass Award. He also serves on the advisory boards of Virtu News in Brazil, The Principle Post, and Concordia.
This week leaders from government, NGOs, corporations, activist groups, and others will travel to Glasgow for COP26. This UN Climate Conference is convening ostensibly to “accelerate action towards the goals of the Paris Agreement and the