Vijay Vaitheeswaran

Vijay Vaitheeswaran
  • China Business and Finance Editor and Shanghai Bureau Chief, The Economist, People's Republic of China

Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, US. With The Economist: 1992, Latin American Correspondent; 1998-2006, Environment and Energy Correspondent; 2007-2011, Global Health, Biotechnology and Innovation Correspondent; currently China Business, Finance, Tech Editor and Shanghai Bureau Chief. Teacher, Stern Business School, New York University. Commentator: NPR, Wall Street Journal and New York Times. Life Member, Council on Foreign Relations. Author of Need, Speed, and Greed (book on the future of global innovation, 2012). Recipient of awards.