Bronwen Maddox is the Director of the Institute for Government, the UK think tank that aims to improve the effectiveness of government. She previously served as Editor and CEO of the influential current affairs magazine, Prospect – which both explains City thinking to policy makers and helps the financial community to navigate the geo-political landscape.
Bronwen started out as an investment analyst in the City and on Wall Street, and became a director of Kleinwort Benson's media team. She moved into journalism to head up the Financial Times’ investigation into Maxwell, before joining The Times as Washington Bureau Chief, US Editor, and finally Foreign Editor. She remains a regular newspaper contributor.
With access to key figures across business, politics and leadership, Bronwen has built a reputation for informed, original insights. She has interviewed almost everyone from Henry Kissinger to Vladimir Putin.
Born in the US, Bronwen is also the author of the acclaimed In Defence of America.