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Sheryl Sandberg
Sheryl Sandberg
Chief Operating Officer, Facebook
Sundar Pichai
Sundar Pichai
Chief Executive Officer, Google and Alphabet
Christine Lagarde
Christine Lagarde
President, European Central Bank
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau
Canada
Brian Chesky
Brian Chesky
Chief Executive Officer, AirBnB
Vera Daves de Sousa
Vera Daves de Sousa
Finance Minister, Ministry of Finance of Angola
Sir Tim Berners-Lee
Sir Tim Berners-Lee
Inventor of World Wide Web and CTO, Inrupt
IvŠn Duque MŠrquez
Iván Duque Márquez
President of the Republic of Colombia

Global Leaders and Forward Thinkers

The most senior, inspiring, diverse and truly global range of voices to be featured at any event in 2021.

Sundar Pichai

Sundar Pichai
Chief Executive Officer
Google and Alphabet

Sheryl Sandberg

Sheryl Sandberg
Chief Operating Officer
Facebook

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Canada

Justin Trudeau
Prime Minister of Canada

Christine Lagarde

Christine Lagarde
President
European Central Bank

Brian Chesky

Brian Chesky
Chief Executive Officer
AirBnB

Vera Daves de Sousa

Vera Daves de Sousa
Finance Minister
Ministry of Finance of Angola

Sir Tim Berners-Lee

Sir Tim Berners-Lee
Inventor of World Wide Web and
CTO, Inrupt

Iv√°n Duque M√°rquez

Iv√°n Duque M√°rquez
President of the Republic of Colombia

Christiane Amanpour

Christiane Amanpour
CNN's Chief International Anchor, Host of Amanpour
CNNi and Amanpour & Co., PBS in the US

Dr. S. Jaishankar

Dr. S. Jaishankar
External Affairs Minister of India

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Sustainable Future

Michael Wirth

Michael Wirth
Chief Executive Officer
Chevron

Sama Bilbao y Leon

Sama Bilbao y Leon
Director General
World Nuclear Association

Ann Daniels

Ann Daniels
Polar Explorer

Patricia Espinosa

Patricia Espinosa
Executive Secretary
United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

Osprey Orielle Lake

Osprey Orielle Lake
Founder and Executive Director
Women's Earth and Climate Action Network (WECAN) International

Jeffrey Sachs

Professor Jeffrey Sachs
Economist & Director
Center for Sustainable Development at Columbia University

Ilarion Merculieff

Ilarion Merculieff
President
Global Center for Indigenous Leadership and Lifeways (GCILL)

Mohamed Adow

Mohamed Adow
Director
Power Shift Africa

Olivier Tichit

Olivier Tichit
Leader of Sustainability
Musim Mas

Ravi Muthayah

Ravi Muthayah
Secretary-General
Malaysia Plantation & Commodities Ministry

Neil Roberts

Neil Roberts
Head of Marine & Aviation
Lloyd's of London Market Association

Mohd Haris Mohd Arshad

Mohd Haris Mohd Arshad
Managing Director
Sime Darby Oils

Nick Stansbury

Nick Stansbury
Head of Climate Solutions
Legal & General Investment Management

Yash Lohia

Yash Lohia
Chief Sustainability Officer
Indorama Ventures

Sean Kidney

Sean Kidney
Chief Executive Officer
Climate Bonds Initiative

Dan Poneman

Dan Poneman
President & Chief Executive Officer
Centrus Energy Corp.

John Flint

John Flint
Former Group Chief Executive
HSBC

Lorenzo Simonelli

Lorenzo Simonelli
Chief Executive Officer
Baker Hughes

Steve Fisher

Steve Fisher
President and Chief Executive Officer
Novelis

Jo√£o Paulo Ferreira

Jo√£o Paulo Ferreira
Chief Executive Officer
Natura & Co Latin America

Sven Reinke

Sven Reinke
Senior Vice President
Moody’s Investors Service

Adam Matthews

Adam Matthews
Director of Ethics and Engagement
Church of England Pensions Board

Eric Norris

Eric Norris
President - Lithium GBU
Albemarle Corporation

George Borovas

George Borovas
Head of Nuclear and Tokyo Office Managing Partner
Hunton Andrews Kurth

Peter Erickson

Peter Erickson
Senior Scientist
Stockholm Environment Institute

Janet Redman

Janet Redman
Climate Campaign Director
Greenpeace USA

Jay Wileman

Jay Wileman
President & Chief Executive Officer
GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy

Kassie Siegel

Kassie Siegel
Director
Center for Biological Diversity’s Climate Law Institute

David Hone

David Hone
Chief Climate Change Adviser
Shell

Marina Silva

Marina Silva
Former Environment Minister and Senator
Brazil

Dean Berry

Dean Berry
Global Head of Trading
Refinitiv

Juan Carlos Jobet

Juan Carlos Jobet
Ministry of Energy and Mining
Chile

Dr Friederike Otto

Dr. Friederike Otto
Associate Director, Environmental Change Institute
University of Oxford

Media & Free Speech

Darren Walker

Darren Walker
President
Ford Foundation

Sir Tim Berners-Lee

Sir Tim Berners-Lee
Inventor of World Wide Web and
CTO, Inrupt

John Bruce

John Bruce
Co-founder & CEO
Inrupt

Najwa Shihab

Najwa Shihab
Journalist & Founder
Narasi

Maria Ressa

Maria Ressa
Founder
Rappler

Tim Davie

Tim Davie
Director General
BBC

Waad al-Kateab

Waad al-Kateab
Filmmaker
Activist & Founder
Action For Sama

Michael Friedenberg

Michael Friedenberg
President
Reuters

Steven Gan

Steven Gan
Editor-in-chief
Malaysiakini.com

Sonny Swe

Sonny Swe
Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Frontier Myanmar

Cherian George

Cherian George
Professor of Media Studies
Hong Kong Baptist University

Thant Myint-U

Nellwyn Thomas
Chief Technology Officer
Democratic National Committee

K Shanmugam

K Shanmugam
Minister for Home Affairs & Minister for Law
Singapore

Claire Wardle, PhD

Claire Wardle, PhD
US Director
First Draft

Graham Brookie

Graham Brookie
Director and Managing Editor, Digital Forensic Research Lab (DFRLab)
Atlantic Council

Richard Edelman

Richard Edelman
Chief Executive Officer
Edelman

Hamid Ibrahim

Hamid Ibrahim
Co-Founder & Head of Creative Operations,
Kugali Media

Christiane Amanpour

Christiane Amanpour
CNN's Chief International Anchor, Host of Amanpour
CNNi and Amanpour & Co., PBS in the US

Preston Golson

Preston Golson
Director
Brunswick Group

Camille Francois

Camille Francois
Chief Innovation Officer
Graphika

Paula Kerger

Paula Kerger
President & CEO
PBS

Rod Sims

Rod Sims
Chair
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission

Recovering Growth

N Chandrasekaran

N Chandrasekaran
Chairman
Tata Group

Shan Weijian

Shan Weijian
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
PAG

Peter Wennink

Peter Wennink
President & Chief Executive Officer
ASML

Takeshi Niinami

Takeshi Niinami
Chief Executive Officer
Suntory

Bahren Shaari

Bahren Shaari
Chief, Executive Officer
Bank of Singapore

Dr. Fred Hu

Dr. Fred Hu
Chairman
Primavera Capital Group

Fola Fagbule

Fola Fagbule
Senior Vice President
Africa Finance Corporation

Adar Poonawalla

Adar Poonawalla
Chief Executive Officer
India’s Serum Institute

Hugh Young

Hugh Young
Managing Director
Aberdeen Standard Investments

Iyinoluwa Aboyeji

Iyinoluwa Aboyeji
Tech Entrepreneur Co-Founder
Andela

Jihan Abass

Jihan Abass
Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Lami

Michael Seibel

Michael Seibel
Group Partner and Managing Director
Y-Combinator

Jared Friedman

Jared Friedman
Group Partner
Y-Combinator

Joe Kaeser

Joe Kaeser
President & Chief Executive Officer,
Siemens AG

Dr. Dambisa Moyo

Dr. Dambisa Moyo
Global Economist, Author and
Co-Principal, Versaca Investments

Juliana Rotich

Juliana Rotich
Venture Partner
Atlantica Ventures

Steve Pagliuca

Steve Pagliuca
Co-Chairman
Bain Capital

Silver Ojakol

Silver Ojakol
Commissioner External Trade
Uganda

Elizabeth Allen

Elizabeth Allen
Head of Asian Fixed Income
HSBC Global Asset Management

Calvin McDonald

Calvin McDonald
Chief Executive Officer
Lululemon

Alan Jope

Alan Jope
Chief Executive Officer
Unilever

Kristin Peck

Kristin Peck
Chief Executive Officer
Zoetis

Sasja Beslik

Sasja Beslik
Managing Director, Head of Sustainable Business Development
J. Safra Sarasin

Carine Smith Ihenacho

Carine Smith Ihenacho
Chief Governance and Compliance Officer
Norges Bank Investment Management (Norwegian SWF)

Kirill Dmitriev

Kirill Dmitriev
CEO
Russian Direct Investment Fund

Carmen Reinhart

Carmen Reinhart
Vice President and Chief Economist
World Bank Group

Radical Redesign

Sundar Pichai

Sundar Pichai
Chief Executive Officer
Google and Alphabet

Jitse Groen

Jitse Groen
Chief Executive Officer
JustEat

Alan Joyce

Alan Joyce
Chief Executive Officer
Qantas

Rajesh Magow

Rajesh Magow
Founder & Group CEO
MakeMyTrip Limited

Sandeep Mathrani

Sandeep Mathrani
Chief Executive Officer
WeWork

Sebastian Thrun

Sebastian Thrun
Founder, President & Executive Chairman
Udacity

Vijay Shekhar Sharma

Vijay Shekhar Sharma
Chief Executive Officer & Founder
Paytm

Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu

Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu
Director General
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)

Dwayne Matthews

Dwayne Matthews
Education Strategist & Founder
TomorrowNow Learning Labs

Salman Khan

Salman Khan
Founder and CEO
Khan Academy

Dominic Price

Dominic Price
Work Futurist
Atlassian

Mo Abudu

Mo Abudu
Chief Executive Officer
Ebonylife Media & Ebonylife Place

Ma Baoli

Ma Baoli
Founder, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
BlueCity

Sheryl Sandberg

Sheryl Sandberg
Chief Operating Officer
Facebook

Dev Stahlkopf

Dev Stahlkopf
Corporate Vice President and General Counsel, Legal Affairs
Microsoft

John Rice

John Rice
Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Management Leadership for Tomorrow

Justice Goodwin Liu Associate Justice, California Supreme Court

Justice Goodwin Liu
Associate Justice
California Supreme Court

Gloria Guevara

Gloria Guevara
President & CEO
World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC)

Tony Fernandes

Tony Fernandes
Chief Executive Officer
AirAsia

Louise Richardson

Louise Richardson
Vice-Chancellor
University of Oxford

Nguyen Thi Phuong Thao

Nguyen Thi Phuong Thao
President & CEO
VietJet

Lanaya Irvin

Lanaya Irvin
President
Coqual

Dr. Anders Tegnell

Dr. Anders Tegnell
State Epidemiologist
Sweden

John Pearson

John Pearson
Chief Executive Officer
DHL Express

Brian Niccol

Brian Niccol
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Chipotle

Bibi Bakare-Yusuf

Bibi Bakare-Yusuf
Founder & Publisher
Cassava Republic Press

Brian Chesky

Brian Chesky
Chief Executive Officer
AirBnB

Laura Storm

Laura Storm
Founder
Regenerators

Chris Hyams

Chris Hyams
Chief Executive Officer
Indeed

Alicia Tillman

Alicia Tillman
Global Chief Marketing Officer
SAP

Cristina Junqueira

Cristina Junqueira
Co-Founder
Nubank

Sara Schapiro

Sara Schapiro
Vice President, Education
PBS

Neil Ferguson

Prof. Neil Ferguson
Director, J-IDEA
Imperial College London

Helen Fulson

Helen Fulson
Chief Product Officer
Twinkl

Ralph Mupita

Ralph Mupita
CEO
MTN

Tia Counts

Tia Counts
Global Head of Diversity & Inclusion
J.P. Morgan Asset Management

Mudassir Sheikha

Mudassir Sheikha
Chief Executive Officer
Careem

Hephzi Pemberton

Hephzi Pemberton
CEO
Equality Group

Benjamin F. Wilson

Benjamin F. Wilson
Chairman
Beveridge & Diamond P.C.

Obed Louissaint

Obed Louissaint
Senior Vice President, Transformation and Culture
IBM

Policy & Progress

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Canada

Justin Trudeau
Prime Minister of Canada

Christine Lagarde

Christine Lagarde
President
European Central Bank

Vera Daves de Sousa

Vera Daves de Sousa
Finance Minister
Ministry of Finance of Angola

Iv√°n Duque M√°rquez

Iv√°n Duque M√°rquez
President of the Republic of Colombia

Mahathir Mohamad

Mahathir Mohamad
Former Prime Minister
Malaysia

Reza Baqir

Dr. Reza Baqir
Governor
State Bank of Pakistan

Benjamin Diokno

Benjamin Diokno
Governor
Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas

Tae Yongho

Tae Yongho
Member of the National Assembly of The Republic of Korea

Dr. S. Jaishankar

Dr. S. Jaishankar
External Affairs Minister of India

Thant Myint-U

Thant Myint-U
Writer, Historian, and Former Presidential Adviser

Taro Kono

Taro Kono
Minister for Administrative Reform and Regulatory Reform
Japanese Government

Olaf Scholz

Olaf Scholz
Federal Minister of Finance and Vice Chancellor
Germany

Edward Yau Tang-wah, Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development, Hong Kong Special Administrative regions region Government

Edward Yau Tang-wah
Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development
Hong Kong Special Administrative regions region Government

Irma Hidayana

Irma Hidayana
Co-Founder & Co-Leader
LaporCovid19

Dr Pandu Riono

Dr. Pandu Riono
Epidemiologist & Senior Staff
University of Indonesia, Faculty of Public Health

Dale Fisher

Dale Fisher
Professor of Medicine
National University of Singapore

Professor Michelle Williams

Professor Michelle Williams
Dean of the Faculty
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Heidi J Larson

Heidi J Larson
Professor of Anthropology, Risk and Decision Science and Founding Director, Vaccine Confidence Project
London School of Tropical Medicine

David R. Malpass

David R. Malpass
President
The World Bank

Rafael Mariano Grossi

Rafael Mariano Grossi
Director General
International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)

Dr. Naveen Rao

Dr. Naveen Rao
Senior Vice President of the Health Initiative
The Rockefeller Foundation

Brian Deese

Brian Deese
Director-Designate, National Economic Council
Biden Harris Transition

James Bullard

James Bullard
President
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

Wale Lawal

Wale Lawal
Founder, Editor-in-Chief
The Republic

Tsitsi Dangarembga

Tsitsi Dangarembga
Award-winning Zimbabwean Author

Alexandra Renison

Alexandra Renison
Head of Europe and Trade Policy
Institute of Directors

Bruno Le Maire

Bruno Le Maire
Minister of the Economy
France

Reuters Interviewers & Moderators

Stephen J. Adler

Stephen J. Adler
Editor-in-Chief
Reuters

Rob Cox

Rob Cox
Global Editor
Reuters Breakingviews

Axel Threlfall

Axel Threlfall
Editor-at-Large
Reuters

Alessandra Galloni

Alessandra Galloni
Global Managing Editor
Reuters

Kane Wu

Kane Wu
Senior Correspondent M&A, Asia
Reuters

Ryan Woo

Ryan Woo
Beijing Bureau Chief
Reuters

Karen Lema

Karen Lema
Bureau Chief Philippines
Reuters

Anne-Marie Roantree

Anne Marie Roantree
Bureau Chief, Hong Kong
Reuters

Jack Kim

Jack Kim
Bureau Chief, Korea
Reuters

Simon Robinson

Simon Robinson
Global Managing Editor
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Jane Barrett

Jane Barrett
Global Editor Media News Strategy
Reuters

Ann Saphir

Ann Saphir
Financial Reporter
Reuters

Nina Chestney

Nina Chestney
Head of EMEA Power, Gas, Coal and Carbon
Reuters

Clare Baldwin

Clare Baldwin
Special Correspondent
Reuters

Jennifer Hiller

Jennifer Hiller
Energy Reporter
Reuters

Toby Sterling

Toby Sterling
Senior Correspondent, Amsterdam
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Ernest Scheyder

Ernest Scheyder
Correspondent
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Anshuman Daga

Anshuman Daga
Senior Financial Correspondent
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Mark Bendeich

Mark Bendeich
Europe News Editor
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Jane Wardell

Jane Wardell
Global Desk Editor
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Matthew Green

Matthew Green
Climate Change Correspondent
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Christina Anagnostopoulos

Christina Anagnostopoulos
Senior Producer, Reuters Fact Check
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Lauren Silva Laughlin

Lauren Silva Laughlin
Global Deals Editor
Reuters Breakingviews

Miyoung Kim

Miyoung Kim
Breaking News Editor, Asia
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Valerie Volcovici

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Correspondent
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Jonathan Weber

Jonathan Weber
Global Automotive Industry Editor, Technology
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Melanie Burton

Melanie Burton
Asia Mining Correspondent
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Jamie Freed

Jamie Freed
Chief Correspondent, Asia Aviation and Defence
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Correspondent
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Poppy McPherson

Poppy McPherson
Bureau Chief, Myanmar
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Dan Flynn

Dan Flynn
Latin America News Editor
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Andrea Shalal

Andrea Shalal
Senior Correspondent
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Maha El Dahan

Maha El Dahan
Bureau Chief, Lebanon, Syria and Jordan
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April N Joyner

April N Joyner
Markets Correspondent
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John Pullman

John Pullman
Global Managing Editor, Visuals
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Richa Naidu

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Retail and Consumer Reporter
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Correspondent
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Alexis Akwagyiram

Alexis Akwagyiram
Bureau Chief, Nigeria
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Karin Strohecker

Karin Strohecker
Chief Correspondent, Emerging Markets
Reuters

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Francois Murphy
Chief Correspondent, Austria
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Joyce Adeluwoye-Adams

Joyce Adeluwoye-Adams
Editor for Newsroom Diversity
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Joe White

Joe White
Global Industry Editor
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Jonathan Leff

Jonathan Leff
Global Editor, Financial News Strategy
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Amran Abocar

Amran Abocar
Global Mining Editor & Canada Bureau Chief
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Gina Chon

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Columnist
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Kevin Krolicki

Kevin Krolicki
Asia News Editor
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Vidya Ranganathan

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Breaking News Editor, Finance and Markets
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John Geddie

John Geddie
Bureau Chief, Singapore
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Omar Mohammed

Omar Mohammed
East Africa Business Correspondent
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Gary McWilliams

Gary McWilliams
Bureau Chief, Houston
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Conway Gittens

Conway Gittens
Reporter
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Trevor Hunnicutt

Trevor Hunnicutt
Politics Correspondent
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Leela de Kretser

Leela de Kretser
Global Editor, Media & Consumer News
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Nazanine Moshiri

Nazanine Moshiri
Senior Producer, East Africa
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Rachel Armstrong

Rachel Armstrong
Financial Editor, EMEA
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Jo Mason

Jo Mason
Breaking News Editor
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Aislinn Laing

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Senior Correspondent, Chile
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Doug Busvine
European Technology Correspondent
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Michele Gershberg

Michele Gershberg
Global Industry Editor, Pharma and Health
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Howard Schneider

Howard Schneider
Federal Reserve Correspondent
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Martinne Geller

Martinne Geller
Consumer Goods Specialist Correspondent
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Vanessa O'Connell
Global Industry Editor
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Gina Chua
Global Managing Editor, Operations
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Gavin Maguire
Editor-In-Charge for Commodities, Asia
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David Dolan
Bureau Chief, Japan
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Euan Rocha
Bureau Chief, Mumbai
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Okwi Okoh
Senior Producer
Reuters

Megan Davies

Megan Davies
Editor, Financial Markets
Reuters

Jake Spring

Jake Spring
Brazil Environment Correspondent
Reuters

Jenna Greene

Jenna Greene
Legal Affairs Columnist
Reuters

Hilary Russ

Hilary Russ
Journalist
Reuters

Jane Lee

Jane Lee
Venture Capital and Startup Reporter
Reuters

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William Schomberg
Chief UK Economics Correspondent
Reuters

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Bureau Chief, Russia & CIS
Reuters

Christian Lowe

Christian Lowe
Bureau Chief, France
Reuters

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