Kenneth Cukier is senior editor of digital products, overseeing data analytics and managing The Economist’s new digital product development. Prior to this he was data editor following a decade at the paper covering business and technology, and as a foreign correspondent (most recently in Japan from 2007-12).
Previously Kenn was the technology editor of the Wall Street Journal Asia in Hong Kong and worked at the International Herald Tribune in Paris. In 2002-04 he was a research fellow at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government.
He is the co-author of “Big Data: A Revolution that Will Transform How We Work, Live and Think” (2013) and “Learning with Big Data: The Future of Education” (2014) with Viktor Mayer-Schönberger.
See also our post on Kenneth Cukier discussing the Big Data Revolution