David Goodhart, founder editor of Prospect magazine was educated at Eton College and York University (where he got a first class degree in history and politics). He worked at the Financial Times (1982-1994) before taking a year's leave of absence to raise the money to start Prospect magazine which he edited until the January 2011 when Bronwen Maddox, former Times foreign editor, took over. He is now Prospect’s editor-at-large. He has written one book, Eddie Shah and the Newspaper Revolution (with Patrick Wintour), and is currently writing another on the meaning of citizenship. He is married to FT columnist Lucy Kellaway; they have four children and live in Highbury, North London.