Lawrence Delevingne, whose last day at work at Absolute Return was Tuesday, has been hired by CNBC.com as a staff writer.
Delevingne, who had been covering hedge funds for Absolute Return, will cover a broader “big money” beat at CNBC, he posted on Twitter.
He starts at CNBC.com next week.
Before joining Absolute Return in April 2010, Delevingne was a staff writer at Business Insider. He has also written for Fortune and BusinessWeek.
Prior to journalism, Delevingne worked in communications, specializing in corporate responsibility at Burson Marsteller. He holds a master’s degree from Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism and a bachelor’s degree from Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service.
At Georgetown, he studied international affairs, focusing on Africa.