Survived my first winter in Canada after two years in Mumbai. Bloomberg bureau chief in Montreal. Alumna of D.C, Paris bureaus. And yes, opinions my own

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Biography

How did a girl born and raised in the French Alps end up so far away from any descent mountain?
After a master's at Northwestern, I got my first gig at Bloomberg filling in holes in the Paris office as a news assistant. Which meant writing about the French stock market three days into the job. D...

What was your first job as a journalist?

I was a news assistant at Bloomberg in Paris

Have you ever used a typewriter?

To write what would have been my first novel as a teenager. Where did I put those sheets?!

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Lucien de Rubempre in Balzac's Lost Illusions...but not as a role model!