co-founder, West London Free School; author, How to Lose Friends & Alienate People; associate editor, Spectator and Quillette
Toby Young is the co-founder of the West London Free School, the first free school to sign a funding agreement with the British government. He is the author of four books, the best known of which is How to Lose Friends & Alienate People (2001), and three plays, including Who’s The Daddy? which was named Best New Comedy at the 2006 Theatregoers’ Choice Awards. His teaching experience includes working as a teaching fellow at Harvard and a teaching assistant at Cambridge. He was an energetic participant in the Vote Leave campaign and is an associate editor of the Spectator, where he has been a weekly columnist for 21 years, and an associate editor of Quillette.
Visit Toby’s homepage here or follow him on Twitter @toadmeister
Saturday 2 November, 10:00 Auditorium 1
Woke corporations: responsible capitalism or virtue signalling?