Douglas Friedli, editor of Wales Business Insider: “Nicholas is a good, thorough writer who focuses on the topic inhand, interviews interesting people and draws out original and relevant points in an engaging way.”

Warwick Ashford, former security editor at Computer Weekly: “Nicholas is a regular security feature writer for Computer Weekly where I have commissioned articles from him as security editor on a wide variety of topics.

“I would recommend him without hesitation because of his ability to write clearly and concisely, and because he always completes articles exactly according to brief and on time, but usually before.

“In addition to being reliable, he is quick to respond to any requests for article suggestions on specific topics and always ensures a good spread of industry sources to interview. Nicholas is a pleasure to work with and is keen to ensure that his articles are of a good quality and responds to any feedback, always adhering to house style as required.”

James Laird, former editor of Lifehacker UK: “Nic is one of the most enthusiastic and naturally gifted freelancers I have met. He consistently pitches strong ideas, responds well to feedback, and has very good knowledge of numerous key tech segments. He delivers copy on time and to a very high standard, and has already developed a deep professional network at a young age. Nic will go far in tech journalism and I highly recommend him to other editors.”

Jane McCallion, features editor at IT Pro: “Nicholas is an excellent, meticulous journalist who writes to the same level as someone much older and more experienced. He is committed to producing excellent work that is submitted on time and responds positively and proactively to feedback. His article ideas are always good and he’s never backed away from a new challenge. Overall, I’m very pleased to have him as one of our regular freelance contributors.”

Gordon Kelly, Forbes contributor: “Nick is one of the most exciting young journalists I have met in along time. He is focused, dedicated and determined to improvehis work with every article. He thinks on his feet and has alreadydeveloped a strong network in the journalism community. I expecthim to go far.”