Matthew Taylor is CNBC’s Australian Reporter providing live, up-to-the-minute updates on breaking business and financial stories from our Australian bureau. Based in Sydney, Taylor provides market reports into CNBC morning programs including “Squawk Box Asia ”.
He has years of experience in broadcast journalism and during his tenure at CNBC has covered financial markets from CNBC's Asian headquarters in Singapore as well as been on production assignment at CNBC’s Global Headquarters in the United States.
Prior to working for CNBC, Taylor worked at Australia's Network Ten where he was instrumental in launching that network's "Early News" breakfast program. He started his career at Sky News, as a producer and also reported on some of the country's top business stories. He later became the Executive Producer of the Sky News business team.
Taylor has a Bachelor of Media degree from Sydney's Macquarie University and one of his career highlights include being invited to join a small contingent of media covering the delivery flight of the first Qantas Airbus A380 from the Airbus factory in France.
The bidding war for Warrnambool Cheese and Butter is unlike anything seen in Australia's merger and acquisition space for a number of years.
CNBC's Matthew Taylor investigates the role of data network National Broadband Network in Australia's federal elections.
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