Meet the Money Marketing team
Since launch in 1985, Money Marketing has been the number one weekly newspaper for the independent financial adviser with the most respected journalists in the business. MM's multi-award winning team of reporters work across our weekly newspaper and daily website, offering an unrivalled news service alongside in-depth analysis and comment on market issues.
Recent industry awards:
Santander personal finance trade/professional website of the year: 2012, 2013
Headlinemoney personal finance trade publication of the year: 2003, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014
Headlinemoney best use of social media: 2012, 2013 and 2014
Bradford & Bingley/Santander personal finance trade/professional publication of the year: 2006, 2007, 2010, 2011 and 2013
Santander personal finance best use of social media: 2013
ABI trade publication of the year: 2001, 2002, 2004, 2005 and 2008
Natalie joined Money Marketing in June 2010 to cover protection, wraps and platforms, and technology, before moving to cover regulation and protection. She was previously senior reporter at Mortgage Strategy, after joining as reporter in 2008. Natalie won the Headlinemoney trade protection journalist of the year award for 2011, the Headlinemoney trade rising star of the year award for 2011, and the Protection Review protection journalist of the year award for 2011.
Head of News
Tom joined Money Marketing in October 2010 as pensions reporter and is now Head of News. After completing an economics degree at the University of Newcastle, Tom joined institutional pensions magazine Professional Pensions in September 2009 as a senior correspondent. Tom won the Headlinemoney trade pensions journalist of the year award for 2011 and has been nominated for the Society of Pension Consultants trade journalist of the year 2011.
Paul Thomas joined Money Marketing in January 2010 as its mortgage reporter, shortly after completing a postgraduate qualification in journalism. He won Headlinemoney trade mortgage journalist of the year in 2012 and 2013 and is currently the editor of Money Marketing's sister title, Mortgage Strategy.
Tessa joined Money Marketing in October 2013 to cover regulation and is now Deputy Head of News. She was previously deputy editor at Health Insurance Daily, and has also worked as a reporter at Mortgage Strategy. Tessa won the Headlinemoney trade rising star of the year award for 2012, the Headlinemoney trade health and lifestyle protection journalist of the year award for 2013, and the Protection Review protection journalist of the year award for 2013.
Phone: 0207 943 8040
Amanda Newman Smith became features writer at Money Marketing in August 2013. She initially joined Money Marketing in June 2000 to cover new products and started her career as a local newspaper journalist in London. She has also written features for The Daily and Sunday Express.