Reuters hires Sakoui to cowl M&A in EMEA

Pricey colleagues,

I’m delighted to announce that Anousha Sakoui will be a part of Reuters as Editor, EMEA M&A, based mostly in London.

In her function, Anousha will lead our protection of offers within the area. She’s going to work intently with reporters on her crew and throughout the newsroom to interrupt information on essentially the most important transactions, unearthing the untold story behind the offers and on the people concerned, setting the agenda on the broader developments.

Anousha is ideally positioned to tackle this function. She has greater than 20 years of expertise reporting for a number of the world’s main information organizations on a wide range of topics.

Anousha joins us from the Los Angeles Occasions, the place she covers subjects together with labor and litigation in Hollywood. She was a part of the crew that was a 2022 Pulitzer Prize finalist in breaking information for protecting the taking pictures on the “Rust” movie set.

Anousha moved to the US in 2014 with Bloomberg Information to cowl Hollywood movie studios and had award-winning scoops on the hack of Sony Photos. She beforehand helped lead M&A protection on the Monetary Occasions and wrote about capital markets and the 2007 credit score disaster for Dow Jones Newswires and the Wall Road Journal in London.

Anousha bought her begin in enterprise information on the BBC and has a Masters of Arts in Economics and Arithmetic from the College of Edinburgh. She was born in London and studied on the Lycée Français Charles de Gaulle. In her spare time she likes to go on seashore or nation walks together with her rescue canine Lily.

Anousha will begin on September 4 and report back to me.

Please be a part of me in welcoming and congratulating Anousha,