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Lord Finkelstein, OBE

Lord (Daniel) Finkelstein, OBE, was given an Award of Doctor of Science honoris causa by City in 2011.

The Times

The Times is a British daily national newspaper, first published in 1785. Daniel Finkelstein joined The Times in 2001 and became Chief Leader Writer in 2008. His weekly football statistics feature - Fink Tank - began in 2002.

nullLord Finkelstein's career is as broad in its scope as it is distinguished. It has encompassed being Editor of Connexion - Britain's first internet and data communications newspaper, directing the Social Market Foundation think tank and acting as a key advisor to the Conservative Party.

He is currently The Times' Executive Editor, Chief Leader Writer, and author of a weekly football statistics column - 'Fink Tank'.

He was made a life peer, as Baron Finkelstein of Pinner, in 2013.


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