About Keith Povey

KeithPovey-4 Keith Povey …

… completed an MA in Economic History at Leeds University (having previously gained an economics degree at the University of York) before his first role as Editor with Macmillan Press Ltd. Four years spent as Editor in Social Sciences at The Open University preceded his decision to turn freelance and he started his own editorial firm Keith Povey Editorial Services Ltd in 1980. An original member of the Society for Freelance Editors and Proofreaders (now the Chartered Institute of Editing and Proofreading), Keith has overseen the front-to-back editorial processing of thousands of academic (and other) texts.