David Cameron and the toxic banker (Pt 1): The rise of Lex Greensill
The financier Lex Greensill enjoyed privileged access to No 10 – and dragged former PM David Cameron into a scandal.
In the first of two episodes we speak to one of the Sunday Times journalists who exposed the story, charting Greensill's rise from son of Australian farmers to the ultimate insider.
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Guest: Gabriel Pogrund, Whitehall correspondent, The Sunday Times.
Host: David Aaronovitch.
- 'David Cameron and the toxic banker Lex Greensill: the exclusive inside story', Gabriel Pogrund and John Collingridge, The Sunday Times, March 27th, 2021.
- 'David Cameron, Jeremy Heywood, Lex Greensill and all that "free money"', Gabriel Pogrund and John Collingridge, The Sunday Times, April 4th, 2021.
- 'Greensill: The key facts', Gabriel Pogrund, April 4th, 2021.
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