Bill Jamieson

After Dinner & Event Speaker (in association with SpeakOut)

Bill Jamieson has specialised in financial journalism and economics over a 40 year career.


He stepped down as Executive Editor of The Scotsman in 2012 after 12 years but is retained by the paper in a freelance and consulting capacity.


He also now edits a website, www devoted to supporting business start-ups and SMEs. 

In 2009 Bill Jamieson was awarded Business Journalist of the Year in the Scottish Media Awards and also overall Journalist of the Year for his coverage of the banking crisis.

In 2012 he was accorded a Lifetime Achievement Award by the Scottish Newspaper Society.

In October 2012 he won the overall Scottish Financial Enterprise award for services to Scotland's financial sector, the first time it has ever been awarded to an individual.

Prior to joining The Scotsman in 2000, Bill was for nine years the Economics Editor of The Sunday Telegraph. In addition to The Scotsman, he writes a regular column for Industry Europe and Scottish Field, and contributes occasionally to The Spectator and City AM.

Bill speaks at numerous events and his client list includes, Grant Thornton, IoD Scotland, Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park, Scottish Manufacturing Advisory Group, Interserve plc, Savills Scotland, IPFA, ICAS and the Scottish Federation of Housing Associations.   

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