Alan Wheatley

Former China Economics Editor, Reuters New Agency


Alan Wheatley is the former Global Economics Correspondent for Reuters News Agency, based in London (2011-2013), and prior to that was China Economics Editor from 2005 to 2011.

Alan joined Reuters in 1980 and, in addition to spells in London, served in Frankfurt, New York, Washington, Paris, Tokyo and Singapore. He is the co-author and editor of the 2014 book The Power of Currencies, which explores whether the renminbi might dethrone the dollar and what the strategic consequences of such a shift would be.