Richard Hubbard

Senior Writer

Richard brings over 30 years’ experience as a writer covering economics, finance and fintech sectors in Sydney, London, New York, Hong Kong and Singapore.

At Honner Richard draws on his extensive experience to deliver writing services and content programs to a range of Honner clients. He works alongside client account teams to ensure content is strategically driven and forms a seamless component of clients’ overall PR, marketing and communications strategy.

Richard has spent the majority of his globe-trotting writing career at Reuters where he was most recently the Global Markets Correspondent based in London. In the UK he also held Reuters roles including Top News Editor and Chief Corporate Finance Correspondent. Prior to moving to the UK, Richard was based in Asia and worked for Reuters as Singapore Bureau Chief and Chief Investment Correspondent, Hong Kong.

Following his extensive Reuters career, Richard spent four years in the trade publishing sector as Group Editor at Last Word (now Bonhills) – a UK-based publishing and events group. Here he was responsible for the management of editorial teams across a range of financial publications aimed at wealth managers, discretionary portfolio managers, financial advisers, private bankers and companies that market and distribute investment products across the UK, Asia and the rest of the world. Publications included: International Adviser, Portfolio Adviser, Expert Investor and Fund Selector Asia. Richard was also contributing editor at FST Media where he provided content on the Asian fintech sector.

In his early career Richard spent five-years as a Sydney-based correspondent at the AFR.

Richard returned to Australia in early 2020. He holds a BEc, Economics and Government from the University of Sydney.

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