Rana Foroohar
Financial Times

Rana Foroohar, global economic analyst, CNN, will take up her new post as the Financial Times associate editor this spring.  Prior to joining the Financial Times and CNN, Ms. Foroohar was the assistant managing editor for business and economics at Time and served as an economic and foreign affairs editor and foreign correspondent for Newsweek.  In addition to receiving numerous awards and fellowships from many organizations, including the Johns Hopkins School of International Affairs and the East–West Center at the University of Hawaii, she is also a life member of the Council on Foreign Relations and a recipient of the German Marshall Fund’s Peter Weitz Prize for transatlantic reporting,  A frequent economic and political contributor to New York City’s public radio station, WNYC, she appears frequently on NPR, CBS, NBC, ABC, MSNBC, and the BBC.  She has appeared numerous times on programs such as “Real Time with Bill Maher,” “Face the Nation,” “This Week with George Stephanopoulos,” “Fareed Zakaria GPS,” and MSNBC’s “Morning Joe.”  Foroohar earned a B.A. in English literature, Barnard College, Columbia University.