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: 9 a.m.-12 p.m. 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.


  • Value Tax Likely for Off-Shore Hedge Funds Thursday, 16 Dec 2010 | 4:09 PM ET

    If you run a hedge fund domiciled in the Cayman Islands or Bermuda (as many are) you are not happy with the bankers who advised Novartis on its deal to acquire the 23 percent of Alcon it doesn‘t already own.

  • Drama Continues to Mount for Airgas Tuesday, 14 Dec 2010 | 1:04 PM ET
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    We’ll have to wait until January to learn whether Chancellor Chandler will throw out Airgas’ poison pill. He informed both sides on Tuesday that he’s leaving for vacation and won’t be back until the New Year.

  • Open Warfare May Break Out on Airgas Board Friday, 10 Dec 2010 | 4:29 PM ET
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    It appears open warfare is about to break out on the board of directors of Airgas, the company that has so far successfully fended off a year long effort from Air Products to acquire it.