Deputy Editor, The Economist
Edward Carr is the Deputy Editor of The Economist. He joined the newspaper as a Science Correspondent in 1987. After a series of jobs covering electronics, trade, energy and the environment, he moved to Paris to write about European business. In 2000, after a period as Business Editor, Edward joined the Financial Times, where he worked latterly as News Editor. He returned to The Economist in 2005 as Britain Editor followed by Business Affairs Editor and latterly Foreign Editor, before taking up his current role.