Senior Editor, The Economist
Kenneth Cukier is senior editor for data and digital at The Economist in London, following two decades as a foreign correspondent in Europe and Asia focusing on technology and business. He is coauthor of the award-winning book “Big Data: A Revolution that Transforms How We Work, Live and Think,” a New York Times best-seller translated in 20 languages. From 2002 to 2004, he was a research fellow at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government. Cukier is also on the board of directors of International Bridges to Justice, a nonprofit that fosters legal rights in developing countries. He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations.