Gillian de Bono

Gillian de Bono

Editor, Financial Times' 'How To Spend It'

Gillian de Bono joined the Financial Times in 1994 to set up a magazine department following the success of a trial issue of How To Spend It for FT Weekend. How To Spend It is the only colour supplement to have won all three major industry awards in a single year: The British Press Awards 2004, the British Society of Magazine Editors 2004 and The 2004 Newspaper Awards. How To Spend It was also voted Colour Supplement of the Year at The 2015 Newspaper Awards, the fourteenth time the magazine has won this award. Ms de Bono is also editor of howtospendit.com which was voted Best Lifestyle Website in the 2014 Lovie Awards and Best Lifestyle/Leisure News Site in The 2015 Drum Online Media Awards.