Ross Westgate hosts CNBC's worldwide daily business news programme, "Worldwide Exchange".
He is one of CNBC's most experienced anchors, with over 13 years experience in financial broadcasting. Prior to " Worldwide Exchange," Ross anchored "Morning Exchange" and "Power Lunch Europe" and regularly anchored " Squawk Box." In addition, he has presented the channel's Media Talk series of programmes and sports series, "Money and Sport."
Ross covers many high-profile business events on behalf of CNBC, including the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos and the Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival. He is also a contributor to City AM and an ambassador for The Prince's Trust.
Before studying for a postgraduate in broadcast journalism, Ross worked for six years in London, where he trained as a stockbroker, working with private clients.
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Mark Carney, who takes over the Bank of England this week, has a lot to prove, notes CNBC's Ross Westgate.
CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as stocks rallied, helped by central bank money printing.
Former United Kingdom Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher has passed away at the age of 87. Thatcher, the UK's only female prime minister, was one of the most influential figures in post-war Britain and world politics. She was elected to office in 1979.