Gillian Tett

US Managing Editor, Financial Times

Gillian Tett is US managing editor of the Financial Times, where she writes weekly columns covering a range of global issues. Tett was previously FT’s assistant editor, capital markets editor, deputy editor of the Lex column, Tokyo bureau chief, and a reporter in Russia and Brussels. She authored The Silo Effect, Fool’s Gold (2009 Spear’s Book Award for Financial Book of the Year), and Saving the Sun. Her honors include Columnist of the Year, Journalist of the Year, and Business Journalist of the Year by the British Press Awards, the Royal Anthropological Institute Marsh Award, a SABEW Award for best feature, and Senior Financial Journalist of the Year by the Wincott Awards.

Videos/Audio of Gillian Tett

Key economic indicators suggest that the US Economy has recovered from the global recession. However, we have seen slow... See more
Speakers: Nicholas Burns, Gillian Tett, Lawrence H. Summers See more
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Domestic shale gas has transformed the US energy equation, but its development can have unacceptable impacts on air and... See more
In this session, Carol Dweck will describe how students' growth and fixed mindsets shape their motivation and... See more
Business investment, corporate profits, and stock market valuations are at all-time highs, while productivity and... See more