New York: Stephen J. Adler, Editor-in-Chief of Reuters, announced today the formation of the Reuters Editorial Advisory Board, a diverse panel of 22 global thought leaders who have been assembled to share with Reuters their insight into the sectors of finance, technology, media, law, government, tax and other areas of interest to Reuters customers world-wide. The board held its first meeting this morning, June 19th, 2012.
"I'm excited about the possibilities that can come out of conversations with such a wide-ranging and esteemed group of global thought leaders," Adler said. "It's never been more important for us to hear from different parts of the world, different sectors of our businesses, and the different communities that are influencing our businesses and lives. Our hope is that it will enable all of us to make smarter choices in our coverage of news and trends to serve our users better."
The Board is composed of the following members:
Colao, Vittorio :CEO, Vodafone Group Plc, previously ran RCS MediaGroup, which publishes Corriere della Sera, Italy
Emanuel, Zeke:University of Pennsylvania bioethicist, served as Special Advisor on Health Policy, U.S.
Eng, Rachel :Managing Partner, WongPartnership, Co-Chair,Capital Markets Forum, International Bar Association, Singapore
Fox, Martha Lane:Co-founder, Lastminute.com, UK Digital Champion, U.K.
Garrett-Cox, Katherine:CEO and Chief Investment Officer, Alliance Trust, UK
Gorelick, Jamie:Attorney, Wilmer Hale, former Deputy Attorney General, U.S.
Ibrahim, Mo :Founder, Celtel and the Mo Ibrahim Foundation to encourage better governance in Africa, UK
Kempe, Fred resident and CEO, The Atlantic Council, U.S.
Lerer, Ken :Co-founder, The Huffington Post, US
Lloyd, John:Director, Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism at the University of Oxford, UK
Magnetto, Hector :CEO, Grupo Clarin media group, Argentina
Mittal, Sunil :Chairman and Group CEO, Bharti Enterprises, India
Morrissey, Helena :CEO, Newton Investment Management Ltd, a unit of BNY Mellon Asset Management, U.K.
Novick, Barbara:Vice Chairman, BlackRock Inc., U.S.
Redrado, Martin: Chairman, Fundacion Capital, former President, Central Bank of Argentina, Argentina
Shuli, Hu :Editor in Chief, Caixin Media, China
Sorrell, Martin :CEO, WPP, UK
Steiger, Paul:CEO, Editor in Chief, ProPublica, former managing editor Wall Street Journal, US
Stephenson, Ros: Managing Director, Head of Global Corporate Finance and M&A Barclays Capital, US
Summers, Larry:Director, White House National Economic Council, former Treasury Secretary, US
Wood, Mark :CEO, Future Plc, former Editor in Chief, Reuters, UK
Zedillo, Ernesto: Director, Yale Center for the Study of Globalization, former President of Mexico