Dial in

Tuesday 14 April 2020


Zanny Minton Beddoes

Editor-in-Chief, The Economist

Join Diana for a post Easter briefing on the state of the world and the state of journalism, with Zanny Minton Beddoes.

Zanny Minton Beddoes

Zanny is the Editor-in-Chief of The Economist. Previously she was the business affairs editor, responsible for the newspaper’s coverage of business, finance and science.

Prior to this role, she was The Economist’s economics editor, overseeing the newspaper’s global economics coverage from her base in Washington DC.

Before moving to Washington in April 1996, Zanny was The Economist’s emerging-markets correspondent based in London. She travelled extensively in Latin America and Eastern Europe, writing editorials and country analyses. She has written surveys of the World Economy, Latin American finance, global finance and Central Asia.

"Leaders cannot escape the fact that every course of action open to them will impose vast social and economic costs."

Zanny Minton Beddoes