David Worsfold is best known for his work as an award-winning financial journalist, in particular as a writer on the insurance industry and financial services which he has covered for over 35 years.
As well as editing a range of leading insurance titles, including Post and Insurance Age, David wrote for The Guardian for several years and has contributed to most major national newspapers. He has appeared on radio and television as a commentator on insurance and financial issues and is an experienced conference speaker and facilitator.
Among his many achievements, David launched the British Insurance Awards the Rehabilitation First Awards and the Cover Magazine Protection Awards. In 1990 he established the All Party Parliamentary Group on Insurance & Financial Services which has played an influential role in improving communication between the insurance and retail financial services sectors and Parliament.
He devised the highly-praised graduate-entry Editorial Training Programme at incisive Media (publishers of Post, Insurance Age, Investment Week and Risk) which has been running since 2004 and delivers the core editorial skills elements of the programme. He has also worked with other publishers and the Press Association delivering editorial training.
His first book, Fighting for the Empire, was published by Sabrestorm in September 2106. Twitter for Financial Services was published by Business Expert Press in December 2017.