BA in Mathematics, King's College, Cambridge; Master's in Economics, Harvard University. Formerly, 13 years with Financial Times, including 1986-90, New York Bureau Chief. With The Times: 1990, Economics Editor; 1992, Associate Editor. Currently, Columnist, Thomson Reuters. Co-Chairman, GaveKal Research, Hong Kong. Director, Emerging Markets Investment Trust, JP Morgan. Formerly, Council Member, Royal Economic Society. Recipient of awards.