Zanny Minton Beddoes

The Economist's First Female Editor

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  • 2017 - Won the Gerald Loeb Award for Breaking News
  • 2015 - Invited to the Bilderberg Conference as just one of 133 invitees 
  • 2012 - Won the Gerald Loeb Award for Commentary 
  • 1998 - Provided expert testimony on the introduction of the Euro to the United States House Financial Services Subcommittee on International Monetary Policy and Trade
  • 1996 - Named Economics Editor for the Economist 
  • 1994 - Joined The Economist as the correspondent for emerging markets 
  • 1992 - Appointed as an advisor to the Minister of Finance in Poland 
  • Trustee of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace 
  • Member of the Research Advisory Board for the Committee for Economic Development 
  • Former Economist with the International Monetary Fund
  • Served as Business Affairs Editor at the Economist 
  • Graduated from the University of Oxford with a degree in Philosophy, Politics and Economics 
  • Earned a Masters from Harvard University as a Kennedy Scholar