September 13, London: Now in its fourth year, the FT Weekend Festival 2019 drew nearly 4,000 people to the grounds of Kenwood House to hear from leading experts and commentators in arts, music, literature, food & drink, business and technology.
Last night, Financial Times’ deputy editor, Roula Khalaf, and US editor-at-large and chair of the editorial board, Gillian Tett, hosted a celebration to introduce the newly appointed US managing editor, Peter Spiegel, at SECOND. in midtown Manhattan.
The Financial Times has hired Jennifer Ablan, long-time editor of U.S. investments at Reuters, to become its US markets editor. Ablan will oversee the FT’s markets coverage in the US, leading a four-person team on the beat.