David Faber

David Faber

David Faber
“Squawk on the Street” Co-Anchor

An award-winning journalist and New York Times best-selling author, David Faber is a co-anchor of CNBC's "Squawk on the Street" (M-F, 9AM-11AM ET) and an anchor and co-producer of CNBC's acclaimed original documentaries and long-form programming.

During the day, Faber breaks news and provides in-depth analysis on a range of business topics during the "Faber Report." In his 20 years with CNBC, Faber has broken many big financial stories including the massive fraud at WorldCom, the bailout of the hedge fund Long Term Capital Management and Rupert Murdoch's unsolicited bid for Dow Jones.

Faber has reported ten documentaries for CNBC for which he has received Loeb, Emmy, Peabody and duPont awards.

His book, "The Faber Report," was published by Little, Brown in spring 2002; his second book, "And Then the Roof Caved In," was published in the summer of 2009 by John Wiley.

He holds a bachelor's degree in English from Tufts University.

Follow David Faber on Twitter @DavidFaber.


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    Discussing the culture of Alibaba and the most important lesson he has learned in business, Alibaba's Jack Ma, says trust your people and spend money, time and resources on your team.

  • Jack Ma's wealth challenge

    CNBC's David Faber speaks to Alibaba executive chairman Jack Ma, about philanthropy and the challenges of spending his wealth.

  • Jack Ma: Being rich is 'great pain'

    I never thought I would be and don't want to be rich, says Jack Ma, discussing his wealth and popularity in China.

  • Alibaba: Solving the world's problems

    Alibaba's Jack Ma, discusses his corporate philosophy and explains how big data can help solve societal problems.

  • Apple & Alibaba partnership?

    CNBC's David Faber speaks to Alibaba executive chairman Jack Ma, about a partnership between Alipay and Apple Pay. MA says he has great respect for Apple and like Tim Cook's vision.

  • Take Alipay public? Jack Ma says yes

    CNBC's David Faber asks Alibaba's Jack Ma, about his plans to take AliPay public. Ma says transparency and corporate governance is important to obtain trust from the people.

  • Alibaba's Jack Ma: I don't watch our stock price

    Alibaba executive chairman Jack Ma discusses the company's valuation and expectations now that they are bigger than Wal-Mart in market value.

  • Delivering on Singles' Day

    CNBC's David Faber speaks to Alibaba executive chairman Jack Ma, about what Singles' Day means for China and the pressure of meeting shipping demands.

  • Jack Ma: Build it & they will come

    Discussing Alibaba's growth potential and competition with the likes of Amazon," Jack Ma says he envisions Singles' Day as a "global shopping day."

  • Challenge of 'Singles' Day'

    CNBC's David Faber provides the latest sales tally from Alibaba's "Singles' Day." Faber says over a quarter billion packages will be shipped.