Polly Curtis

Managing Director
PA Media

Polly Curtis has spent 20 years at the forefront of the digital revolution in news. She has a uniquely broad experience having worked as a reporter, news editor, and then digital editor at the Guardian before leading HuffPost UK as Editor-In-Chief and then helping devise new business models with the slow news start-up Tortoise. In October she will take up the position of Managing Director for PA Media, the UK’s news agency. Polly served on the Cairncross Review for the future sustainability of high-quality news and is a member of the board of the Society of Editors.