Gemma Hitchens

Content Director, Financial Times, London, UK
An expert in delivering innovative and engaging content solutions for clients and media agencies


About Financial Times

The Financial Times is one of the world’s leading business news organisations, recognised internationally for its authority, integrity and accuracy. The FT marks 130 years in 2018 with a record paying readership of more than 940,000, approximately three-quarters of which are digital subscriptions. It is part of Nikkei Inc., which provides a broad range of information, news and services for the global business community.



Gemma Hitchens is Content Director at the Financial Times. She is based in London and works across all the B2B commercial clients including Technology, Finance and Energy. Prior to joining the Financial Times, Gemma worked at Signal Noise – part of the Economist Group – where she focussed on content partnerships. During her time at Signal Noise she organised five exhibitions as part of London Design Festival, focussing on using data visualisation to explore topics including algorithmic processes, the future of privacy and predictive analytics.

She has run workshops with the Science Museum and Somerset House, appeared on Radio 4’s show ‘The Fix’ and is now looking at the best ways to create compelling content using FT’s unique data and editorial expertise.

You can find her on Twitter at @gmhitchens.