Susan Li co-anchors CNBC's flagship morning program Squawk Box. Squawk Box sets the news agenda in the region every day, bringing viewers all the news and views from the top CEOs, asset managers and newsmakers as Asian markets open for trade.
Li has interviewed some of the world's key business and political figures such as Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, the late Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, Robin Li of Baidu, LVMH's Bernard Arnault and Blackrock's Larry Fink. She has also reported on and covered events such as the 2012 US Elections, Hurricane Sandy, and the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing.
Prior to joining CNBC, she was with Bloomberg Television, serving as the network's main anchor in Asia as host of First Up with Susan Li. The show won Best News Program at the 17th Asian Television Awards, at which Li was also Highly Commended as Best Anchor.
Li began her career at the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. She later joined China Central Television's CCTV International as an anchor based in Beijing.
Li has a Bachelor's degree in Economics from the University of Toronto, Canada.