Our Team

Alex Hammond
Alex Hammond
Managing Editor, Digital Finance

Alex.Hammond@contentive.com  |  +44 (0)20 8080 9133

Alex Hammond is the managing editor of the digital finance portfolio of Contentive, which includes bobsguide, GTNews and PaymentEye. An avid journalist and editor, he writes industry analysis articles and conducts exclusive interviews with senior industry figures across all titles, in addition to commissioning all thought leadership content and representing the media brands at industry events.

Alex has a wealth of experience in B2B editorial, including covering the FX trading and financial spread betting industries. In his last role he was head of content at the gambling industry’s premier B2B publishing house. He graduated from the University of Bristol with an LLB in Law in 2009, away from the office his passions include playing golf and horseracing. Stories>>

Michael Hocking

Michael.Hocking@Contentive.com  |  +44 (0)20 8080 9135

Michael Hocking is a Writer and Reporter for PaymentEye. He has worked as a writer, editor and interviewer in both print and broadcast journalism for over five years. His previous work includes stints at BBC Radio 3 & 4, Roar News and Mid-Cheshire Radio. Michael studied English Language & Literature at King’s College London, graduating with a 1st. In 2011, he won the Portico Young Writer’s Prize. He is an avid reader and writer, with a passion for music. Stories>>

Edward Drew
Edward Drew
Sales Manager

edward.drew@paymenteye.com | +44 (0)20 8080 9170

Edward Drew is Sales Manager for PaymentEye. He is responsible for working with payments and fintech professionals to develop, expand and generate new business opportunities. Edward has more than 17 years commercial experience across a variety of B2B media including bobsguide.com, Incisive Media and Imago Techmedia. Eddie studied for a BSc Sport and Exercise Science at London South Bank University and has a passion for rugby both as a player and qualified minis’ coach.