This website is long overdue an overhaul and extensive update. Much information will no longer be valid in the meantime. Please check my LinkedIn profile for latest job information.



To explore the archives of my now mothballed but once well-regarded European politics blog (also in need of a code refresh, as some parts of the back end now date back nearly 20 years), check the EUtopia Archive.


PwC's Embankment Place office


Global technology content lead at PwC, working within the PwC Global Marketing Organisation to rethink and refine our approach to tech-related thought leadership.

WPP logo on office wall


Leading EMEA content strategy and production for WPP’s only dedicated content marketing agency, covering everything from financial and professional services through pharmaceuticals and FMCG

Screenshot of the MSN UK homepage from 2012

Before that

Leading multi-market editorial planning, production and distribution for Microsoft’s MSN International and apps, running a team that drives >1.5 billion monthly pageviews across 55 markets in 27 languages across news, entertainment, lifestyle, sport, travel, tech, finance, and major events

James Clive-Matthews being awarded the 2010 European Parliament Prize for Journalism

A long time ago

Winner, European Parliament Prize for Journalism (as Nosemonkey); editor at BBC Worldwide, AOL UK, Gibson Square Books, Archant Specialist and more; writer for the Times Literary Supplement, Virgin Books and more; social media strategist / information architect / web project manager at various media organisations


Available for

Speaking engagements, freelance writing, interesting discussions over coffee (or something stronger)


Get in touch

Email: jcm [@], or try me via LinkedIn