Kayla Tausche is an on-air correspondent and co-anchor of CNBC's "Squawk Alley" (M-F, 11AM-12PM ET), where she focuses on the big money backing technology and innovation.
Tausche has covered the banking industry, as well as corporate finance and deals— and frequently breaks news. Since joining CNBC in 2011, she has reported on a wide variety of high-profile stories, including the historic Brexit vote, the Facebook, Twitter and Alibaba IPOs, the Occupy Wall Street movement, the MF Global bankruptcy and the News Corp. phone hacking scandal.
In addition to reporting from the field, she serves as a substitute anchor for CNBC's Business Day programming, including "Squawk Box" and "Closing Bell." She reports across NBC properties as a contributor to MSNBC, "TODAY" and "NBC Nightly News."
Tausche began her journalism career with posts at the Associated Press in Brussels, Bloomberg News in New York, and DealReporter in New York and London.
An Atlanta native, Tausche graduated with honors in business journalism and international politics from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where she was an Ameel J. Fisher scholar. She sits on the alumni board of the UNC journalism school.
Follow Kayla Tausche on Twitter @kaylatausche .
Thomas Eric Duncan, the first known person to develop Ebola in the United States, has died in Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas, according to Texas Health Resources. The "Squawk on the Street" crew discusses the news.
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Discussing news that GoPro founders broke the lockup restriction by gifting shares from their personal stake in the company to their foundation, with "Shark Tank" investor Kevin O'Leary; and CNBC's Kayla Tausche and Scott Wapner.