Martina Fuchs is TV Anchor, Business Journalist, Event Moderator and Expert on China and the Middle East based in London and Zurich.
She is former CNNMoney Switzerland TV Anchor and worked as Senior Business Reporter for Chinese state broadcaster CGTN (China Global Television Network) in Beijing. Before that, she was Reuters Economy Correspondent for the Gulf Arab region in Dubai and Reuters Financial TV Producer in London.
Ms. Fuchs holds a Master in International Economic History from the University in Geneva, a Postgraduate Diploma in TV Journalism from the American University in Cairo, and a Master of Science in Global Finance (MSGF) from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) and the New York University (NYU) Stern Business School.
She speaks 9 languages, including: German, French, English, Chinese, Arabic, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian and Swahili.
Ms. Fuchs has hosted many top financial and business events around the world such as the United Nations’ launch of the Principles for Responsible Banking in NYC in 2019, the Women Power Forum 2019 in Hong Kong, the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) annual general meeting 2019 in Luxembourg, the CEO Summit 2018 of the China Europe International Business School (CEIBS) in Zurich, or the opening of the world’s largest bank the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) in Zurich.
She has covered top global news events around the world such as the World Economic Forum in Davos or the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation in Beijing and has conducted dozens of exclusive interviews during her career, including with the President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Thomas Bach, Bank of England Governor Mark Carney, World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim, Swiss President Ueli Maurer, or Grammy Award winner and musician Will.I.Am.
Ms. Fuchs is also International Advisor for the St. Gallen Symposium and has been selected as a “Leader of Tomorrow”.
Even though Ms. Fuchs is an absolute piano beginner and only knows to play the flute, she is immensely passionate about helping children around the world gain access to music education and inspire the next generation of musicians.
She first became acquainted with the Lang Lang International Music Foundation® in 2018 during a CNNMoney Switzerland TV interview with Lang Lang and a concert performed by the Young Scholars.