Chairman, China Team and Senior Consulting Analyst
Jonathan Fenby has covered China for 20 years, focussing on policy and the politics of the regime, and their impact on the economy. Former editor of the South China Morning Post, he has written eight books on China and visits the country several times each year.
His involvements with Europe dates back to 12 years covering France and Germany for the Economist, the London Times and Reuters. He has a widespread network of contacts across the continent and has written four books on France as well as writing and broadcasting regularly on European affairs for French, German, Swiss, Belgian and US media as well as speaking at conferences.
Jonathan was appointed a CBE in 2000 for services to journalism and has also been made a Knight of both the French Legion of Honour and the French National Order of Merit. He is a member of the advisory boards of China Dialogue and the central bank organisation OMFIF. He is an associate at the London School of Economics (LSE) and London University's School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS).
Jonathan Fenby contributes to the EM Watch, China Watch and Global Political Drivers publications.
EM Watch: Analysis of EM sentiment drivers and fundamental or policy country developments on 10 emerging countries. (Every Monday)
China: Analysis of key economic and policy drivers and what they mean for China related markets. (One note per week)
Global Political Drivers: Detailed analysis of geo-political themes that drive global risk appetite among investors. (Fortnightly on Thursdays)