Mike Jakeman

Senior Economist, PwC United Kingdom

Mike Jakeman is a senior economist within PwC's UK economics practice, where he analyses developments in the UK and global economies for clients and the media. He contributes to PwC's flagship UK Economic Outlook and Global Economy Watch publications and advises on a range of macroeconomic consultancy projects. He is a regular media commentator and conference speaker and moderator.

Prior to joining PwC in 2018, Mike was US and global economist at the Economist Intelligence Unit, where he supervised the forecasts of the company's country analysts, as well as establishing its position on North American politics and economics. He also spent five years forecasting economies in South-East Asia and Australasia. He has studied English at Oxford University and Economics at the University of London.