Senior Editor Ted Kemp has 20 years of experience as an editor and writer covering geopolitics, economics and business. He is CNBC Digital's editor for markets, finance, international news and energy, covering topics ranging from China's debt problems to piracy in the Singapore Strait.
Kemp worked previously as editorial manager for CNBC.com's London bureau, where he led coverage of the European financial crisis and the Arab Spring. Prior to that, he covered technology for a wide number of publications. He has written for business and lifestyle magazines, newspapers and Web outlets, on topics ranging from high finance to boxing.
Kemp began his career as a markets reporter at the Dow Jones News Wire. He earned his MS in journalism from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
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