|Full name||David Banks|
Insurance, reinsurance, captives, insurer, reinsurer, broker, risk management, Monte Carlo, Baden Baden, Napslo, PCI, Lloyd's, London Market.
|Editorial work||News writing, Features writing, Editing, Sub-editing, Radio, Video|
|Last updated||28-09-2011 18:09|
David is a freelance journalist specialising in insurance and reinsurance for a range of publications.
He was previously deputy editor of Global Reinsurance magazine in London.
Before that, David was editor of the Middle East’s insurance magazine, Policy, launching the Middle East Insurance Awards.
During four years in the United Arab Emirates, he was also deputy editor of Gulf Business, with a focus on the region’s booming property and finance sectors.
David has gained 12 years of experience in the media, in both press and public relations.
His work has included political press relations in Westminster and PR for a Premier League football team, as well as speech writing, lobbying, hosting seminars and editing brochures and books.
Three little-known facts about David:
- He was on University Challenge with a University of Portsmouth team in 1997
- He was a global stringer for BBC local radio while living in Dubai
- He still holds his school record for sprint hurdles