Journalist at Financial News, Dow Jones
Anna Irrera is a journalist at Financial News, a Dow Jones newspaper in London, where she writes about trading and financial technology. She joined Dow Jones in 2012 as an online reporter for Financial News. She moved to the UK from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil where she was a trainee with Thomson Reuters, working for the English language newswire service
She holds M.S. degree (with honors) from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism in New York and a graduate degree in law from the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore in Milan. Between journalism and law school, Anna worked at the Italian national publication ItaliaOggi, covering law and taxes.
She is the author of “Prendo a calci il sole- Bahia, i bambini, la strada,” 13 true stories of Brazilian meninos de rua (children of the street), a project she began while a visiting student at Harvard University in 2007. Anna is fluent in English, Italian and Portuguese.