Andrew Webb - Commercial Director - The i Newspaper &

Judge for The New Entrepreneur of the Year Award

Andrew Webb joined i in April 2016, and is currently Commercial Director responsible for driving revenue from the ever evolving media marketplace. Starting his career for the Mirror Group in 97 he has since had the opportunity to lead commercial teams on some of the most iconic media brands, from The Times and Sunday Times to Marie Claire and Radio Times, before returning to his passion for newsbrands at i.

The i and was the fastest growing and the most trusted newsbrand in November 2018 and March 2019 respectively, the result of its thought provoking impartial journalism and strong business model. Off the back of a successful 3 years since Johnston Press plc (now JPIMedia ltd) acquired i from ESI in April 2016, the team has won numerous awards including British Media Awards Commercial team of the year and Launch of the year for iWeekend in 2018 and more recently Media brand of the year 2019.