Andrew Ross Sorkin is co-anchor of "Squawk Box" (M-F, 6AM-9AM ET), CNBC's signature morning program. Sorkin is also a financial columnist for The New York Times and the editor-at-large of DealBook, a news site he founded that is published by The Times.
Sorkin is the author of the best-selling book, "Too Big to Fail: The Inside Story of How Wall Street and Washington Fought to Save the Financial System—and Themselves," which chronicled the events of the 2008 financial crisis. The book won the 2010 Gerald Loeb Award for Best Business Book, and was shortlisted for the 2010 Samuel Johnson Prize and the 2010 Financial Times Business Book of the Year Award. The book was adapted as a movie by HBO Films in 2011. Sorkin was a co-producer of the film, which was nominated for 11 Emmy Awards.
Sorkin is also co-creator of the drama series "Billions" on Showtime starring Paul Giamatti and Damien Lewis.
Over the years, Sorkin has broken news on many major mergers and acquisitions, including Chase's acquisition of JPMorgan and Hewlett-Packard's acquisition of Compaq. He also led The Times's coverage of Vodafone's $183 billion hostile bid for Mannesmann, resulting in the world's largest takeover ever.
He won a Gerald Loeb Award in 2004 for breaking the news of IBM's historic sale of its PC business to Lenovo. He was also a finalist in the commentary category for his DealBook column. He won a Society of American Business Editors and Writers Award for breaking news in 2005 and again in 2006. In 2007, the World Economic Forum named him a Young Global Leader. In 2008 and 2009, Vanity Fair named him to its "Next Establishment" list. He was also named to the "Directorship 100," a list of the most influential people on the nation's board of directors. He is a term member of the Council on Foreign Relations.
Sorkin began writing for The New York Times in 1995 under unusual circumstances: He hadn't yet graduated from high school.
He graduated from Cornell University with a B.S. degree in May 1999.
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CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin speaks with Starbucks outgoing CEO Howard Schultz and incoming CEO Kevin Johnson about the decision to switch up the leadership of the coffee giant.
CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin speaks with Starbucks outgoing CEO Howard Schultz and incoming CEO Kevin Johnson in Seattle about the decision to switch up the leadership of the coffee giant, their strategic plans and social and political goals.
Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz will be succeeded by Kevin Johnson, the company's current president, The New York Times reports.
Howard Schultz is stepping down as Starbuck's CEO, and will remain executive chairman. CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin reports.
He never ran a large organization or showed himself to be an accomplished economist. But he is very much a part of the firmament of the finance world.
CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin speaks with Sen. John Barrasso (R-Wyoming) about Rep. Tom Price's nomination as Health and Human Services secretary and how the Trump administration will deal with Obamacare.
CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin speaks with Sen. David Perdue (R-Georgia) about the Trump administration's priorities over the first 100 days.
CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin speaks with Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker about the incoming Trump administration and what challenges face her successor.
CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin speaks with Robert Johnson, RLJ Companies founder and chairman, about his meeting with President-elect Donald Trump.
CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin speaks with House Majority Leader Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-California) about how Congress and the Trump White House will work together right away.
Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady, (R-Texas), talks about the fate of the border tax and President Trump's tax plan.
Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady, (R-Texas), talks about what he agrees with and disagrees with in President Trump's plan, including the border adjustment tax proposal.
CNBC's Steve Liesman takes a deep dive into the president's tax cut plan to figure out what it will cost and how much growth it will generate.
Brian Roberts, Comcast chairman and CEO, talks about opportunities in the evolution of delivering content.
Brian Roberts, Comcast chairman and CEO, breaks down the company's quarterly results which beat on the top and bottom line, and weighs in on NBCUniversal's strong performance.
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Andrew Ross Sorkin is a co-anchor of "Squawk Box," a financial columnist for "The New York Times" and the editor-at-large of NYT's DealBook.