Based in Beijing, Tom Mackenzie anchors “Bloomberg Markets: China Open”, airing at 9am HK weekdays. He is also Bloomberg TV’s China correspondent, covering the country’s economic transformation and fast-evolving business landscape. He has interviewed many of the world’s most influential business leaders including the CEOs of Disney, Ford Motor Co., Morgan Stanley, Rio Tinto, Baidu and Huawei. He has also interviewed policymakers from former Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew and Dallas Federal Reserve President Robert Kaplan to US Energy Secretary Rick Perry and Russian Economy Minister Maxim Oreshkin.
Mackenzie has covered stories ranging from the US-China trade war and the North Korean nuclear crisis to China’s capital market reforms.
Before Beijing, he was a TV reporter in Bloomberg’s London bureau covering major political and economic events. He reported extensively on a variety of topics including Greece’s debt issues, Europe’s refugee crisis, the terror attacks in Paris, northern Iraq’s oil crisis as well as national elections in Spain, Turkey and the UK.
Prior to joining Bloomberg, Mackenzie was a producer and reporter at CNBC focusing on politics and technology in the EMEA region. Earlier in his career, he lived in Beijing working across TV and print mediums including the Economist Intelligence Unit, Sunday Times, Daily Telegraph, Guardian and the South China Morning Post.