Belinda Goldmsith is Editor-in-Chief of the Thomas Reuters Foundation, the charitable arm of the news providing organisation. Belinda is an award-winning journalist who has reported and led news teams from more than twenty countries on political, financial and general news.
In this role, she runs a global team of nearly thirty journalists and a large network of stringers covering the world’s underreported stories, focusing on humanitarian issues, women’s rights, climate change, corruption and good governance. She joined the Thomson Reuters Foundation in 2014 after twenty years of working for Reuters. Recruited in Papua New Guinea, she worked for Reuters in Australia, Sweden, the United States and Britain in a variety of roles including head of Investment Banking in New York, Global Editor of Entertainment and Lifestyle, Global Head of Editorial Learning, and, most recently, Chief Correspondent for Britain. She has run courses for journalists in Bhutan, Myanmar and Lebanon for the Thomson Reuters Foundation and is a regular panellist and speaker at universities and in the media on careers in journalism.
For an overview of Belinda Goldsmith’s work for the Thomas Reuters Foundation, visit their webiste.