Thursday 22nd March 2018
Merryn Sommerset Webb, Editor in Chief of Moneyweek
Merryn Somerset Webb is the editor in chief of MoneyWeek, writes for the Financial Times, the Sunday Post and Saga Magazine and is a radio and television commentator on financial matters. After gaining a first
class degree in history & economics at Cambridge, Merryn moved to Japan in 1992 to continue her Japanese studies and to produce business programmes for NHK,
Japan’s public TV station. In 1993, she became an institutional broker for SBC Warburg. Returning to the UK in 1998, Merryn became a financial writer for
The Week. Two years later, in 2000, MoneyWeek was launched and Merryn took the job of editor.