Daren Newton

Eric Wenham, Finance Director

A Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants and Associate of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators, Eric started his career in the technology industry and spent some years at a senior level in the finance department of Rediffusion before becoming Chief Accountant and Company Secretary of British Relay’s Special Services Division. He took his first Finance Director post in 1981 at Caxton and English Educational Programmes International, a publisher of encyclopedias and language courses with subsidiaries in Europe and the Middle East. In the late ‘80s he was a senior accountant in Consolidations Department of the Maxwell Corporation and on its demise was retained in a highly responsible position by the administrators Price Waterhouse.

He moved from Price Waterhouse to ETP in 1993, and with Lee to Wilmington in 2000, as Publishing Group Finance Director and again moved with Lee in 2003 to head up the financial department at Media 10.