Kevin Young

Head of Audience, The Economist

The Economist

Head of Audience



Kevin Young spearheads The Economist’s digital growth in a role that builds on his previous position as Head of Social Media. He oversees editorial strategies for social output, newsletters, push alerts and SEO, as well as developing the newspaper’s presence on new platforms and exploring other digital opportunities. He is an award-winning digital and broadcast journalist who previously worked at Bloomberg and the BBC.

6 October 2020

Innovative Storytelling: Audience First