Biographical Services

Professional biographical services

We have a team of professional biographers who can enhance your digital presentation by providing specially researched and written biographical copy.

We offer a range of formats depending on your requirements and can adapt the length, style and content for particular purposes.

The service can also be provided for entire company boards or teams from individual companies and departments

There are a number of basic biographical products available and we would be happy to discuss your individual requirement:

Profile: written to your specification of length and content, a profile for professional presentation.

Social media biography: usually shorter and move lively, designed for Linkedin with version for twitter and other social media sites

Biographical essay: a full formal profile surveying your life, work and achievements

Team biographies: short bios of all the members of your team to showcase the dynamism of your organisation

The writing team is lead by Professor Brian Brivati

Brian Brivati

Dr Brivati had a 20-year academic career at the Institute of Contemporary British History and Kingston University and has published 14 written or edited books, including biographies of Hugh Gaitskell (which received ten book of the year nominations on publication) and Lord Goodman. He edited Michael Foot on Nye Bevan and Lord Bullock on Ernest Bevin. His biographical essays include Gordon Brown, Doughnuts, Tony Blair, Michael Foot, Tony Benn and the Foxglove.

His articles have appeared in the Guardian, Times, Financial Times, Independent on Sunday, Daily Telegraph, Observer, Times Higher Education, New Statesman, Fabian Review, The Political Quarterly, History Today, Georgian Times, The Ukrainian Magazine and Parliamentary Brief and others. Frequent broadcast media appearances include, BBC Newsnight, BBC News 24, BBC Breakfast News, Channel Four News, Daily Politics, Radio 4 Westminster Hour and other UK news programmes and news/current affairs channels in Georgia, Armenia, Ukraine and Russia. Member of the Foreign Policy Centre/Channel Four Iraq commission. He is Visiting Professor in Life Writing and Human Rights at Kingston University.

Links to selected articles

The Last Optimist in Baghdad

The Doughnut

Tony Benn Obituary

The Foxglove

Michael Foot

Biographer’s Lament

Hitler and Churchill

Defence of Welsh Windbag: Kinnock

AJP Taylor: The Origins of an Historian 

Oxford dictionary of national biography

Hugh Gaitskell

Lord Goodman

Victor Sassie

For further details, please visit the ODNB.

 

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