Dame Frances Cairncross

Former Management Editor Of The Economist, Former Rector Of Exeter College & Winner Of The Reuter's-Alpe Action Award

How to hire Dame Frances Cairncross

Contact the Champions Speakers agency to provisionally enquire about Dame Frances Cairncross for your event today. Simply call a booking agent on 0207 1010 553 or email us at [email protected] for more information.

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Frances is often booked as a speaker for corporate events, read her latest feedback below.

"The feedback on your presentation has been outstanding. It was perfectly tailored to the audience and went down extremely well. I would also like to thank you for being so generous with your time and meeting many of the delegates afterwards. Thank you for being such a super and thought-provoking guest speaker at our event. Your efforts contributed considerably to the success of the evening." - Lipper UK

"Frances was very professional and easy to work with on site and was very prepared which was great. Here are some comments from the delegates: Very clear analysis of the key trends. Great speaker. Have her back. Very engaging and informative" - The Institute and Faculty of Actuaries 

"Extremely relevant" - Association of Insurance Risk Management 

  • Former Management Editor for The Economist 
  • Former Economic Correspondent for The Guardian 
  • Former Rector of Exeter College Oxford 
  • Former Chair of the Executive Committee of the Institute for Fiscal Studies 
  • Former President of the British Science Association 
  • Former Chair of the Economic and Social Research Council 
  • Former Non-Executive Director of Stramongate Ltd 
  • Senior Fellow at UCLA School of Public Policy 
  • Chair of the Court of Heriot-Watt University 
  • Author of The Company of the Future, The Death of Distance, Costing the Earth and more 
  • Appointed CBE and DBE 
  • Awarded the President's Medal of the British Academy 
  • Awarded the first Reuter's-Alpe Action Award 
  • Shortlisted for the MCA Management Book Award 
  • Winner of the Institute of Internal Auditor's Annual Award