Golden departing Business Insider to become investment manager

Investing reporter Theo Golden is leaving Business Insider to become a trainee investment manager. He plans to join money manager Baillie Gifford in September. “I’m so grateful to have worked in such a fantastic newsroom and I will really miss all my wonderful colleagues, especially the brilliant markets and investing teams,” said Golden on Twitter. Golden joined […]

Insider’s Lee departing for The Drive

Business Insider senior automotive reporter Kristen Lee is leaving to become deputy editor of The Drive. Her last day at Business Insider is Wednesday. She will start her new job next month and help spearhead car reviews and features coverage. “Despite everything, The Drive grew hugely last year, nearly doubling its audience,” she wrote on Twitter. Lee […]

Insider hires Brower as LA business bureau chief

Insider has hired Alison Brower as its Los Angeles business bureau chief. She’ll be hiring a team there to cover how tech is transforming Hollywood and the streaming wars. Brower is currently deputy editor of arts and entertainment coverage at the Los Angeles Times, where she has been since November 2019. Before that, she was deputy […]

Insider hires The Information’s Dotan to cover gig economy

The Information reporter Tom Dotan has been hired by Insider to cover the gig economy. He will report on Uber, DoorDash, Instacart and all the ways tech is changing the way we work. Dotan joined The Information in 2014. He spent the last two years covering tech for the Los Angeles Business Journal. While there […]

Business Insider hires Ho to cover the business of sustainability

Quartz reporter Karen K. Ho has been hired by Business Insider to cover the business of sustainability. She joined Quartz a year ago as global finance and economics reporter. As a freelance business and culture reporter for the past several years, Karen has reported for outlets including FiveThirtyEight, Time, GQ, Refinery29, The Outline, Interview, The Daily Beast, and more. Ho has […]

Tarpley promoted to banking and mortgages editor at Insider

Laura Grace Tarpley has been promoted to banking and mortgages editor at Insider. She previously was an associate editor, responsible for banking and mortgage coverage on Personal Finance Insider. Before joining the Business Insider team, she was a freelance finance writer for companies like SoFi, The Penny Hoarder, and Reset Button, as well as an editor […]

Business Insider reporter Jones departs for Vox

Business Insider senior reporter Benji Jones is leaving the organization for a position at Vox. At Vox, he will be joining a new biodiversity reporting initiative launching in April. Jones has been at Business Insider since December 2018, first as a video producer for science. He has since been an energy reporter and a senior energy reporter […]

Duffy joins Business Insider as a junior biz reporter

Kate Duffy is now a junior business reporter at Business Insider covering global business news, with a focus on the commercial space industry, tech and the pandemic health care. Previously, Duffy was a business fellow at the company reporting on breaking business news globally, as well as politics, health care, tech and finance news. She […]

The Information hires Business Insider reporter Jin

Tech news site The Information has hired Business Insider reporter Berber Jin. He will start on March 15 and cover intersection of finance and technology. He has been at Business Insider since October 2020 as a startups/venture capital fellow. Jin also previously interned at Bloomberg News. He is a graduate of Stanford University in history […]

Dean joins Insider as junior biz reporter

Grace Dean is now a junior business reporter at Insider covering breaking business news across Europe, the U.S., and globally. Previously, she was a retail fellow intern covering retail, transport, tech, and other business news. Before joining Business Insider, Dean was working for The Independent. She was also editor-in-chief of the Courier at Newcastle University […]