British journalist who served as both Business Editor and Economics Editor of BBC News flash. He went to both Balliol University, Oxford as well as the Universite Libre de Bruxelles. He received several journalistic honours for his protection of England’s North Rock bank problems. His wife, article writer Siân Busby, passed away of lung malignancy in 2012, departing Peston to look after the couple’s child, Maximillian. In ’09 2009, he became involved with a publicized discussion with publishing professional James Murdoch.