Liam Halligan is an economist, author and broadcaster, best known for his award winning ‘Economics Agenda’ column in The Sunday Telegraph. He’s also reported for the Financial Times, Wall Street Journal, Economist, Channel 4 News and he’s a regular panelist on my show CNN Talk. A vocal Brexiteer, he argues the UK economy is stronger outside the European Union and outlines his thinking in the book ‘Clean Brexit.’
Between 2007 and 2013, Liam took time out of journalism as chief economist at a multi-billion dollar asset management firm, then returned to his original passion of writing. He was the first member of his family to attend university and here he describes to Max his rise from humble beginnings to the heights of the commentariat.