Mr. Axel Threlfall, Anchor, Reuters
Axel Threlfall is currently lead London anchor for Reuters Insider, a global broadcast venture recently set up by Thomson Reuters, and features regularly in video clips on the Reuters website. He also presents special reports for Reuters from events such as the World Economic Forum in Davos.
He was one of CNBC's main presenters, spending four years at the network. He hosted "European Market Watch" for three years, interviewing dozens of chairmen, CEOs and CFOs from the world's most successful companies. Axel was a news reporter earlier in his career with The Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg and ITN, in both London and New York.
Upon leaving CNBC Europe, Axel became a partner at ECD Insight, focusing on working with senior business people on high-profile presentations to investors, analysts and employees as well as on print media and TV interviews.
He has a B.A. from Durham University and a Masters degree in journalism from City University, London. Axel has travelled widely in Europe and speaks German fluently.