Australian business and finance expert Ross Greenwood is set to join Sky News Australia as Business Editor and anchor of flagship Sunday business program, Business Weekend.
As Sky News Business Editor, Greenwood will lead the network’s business coverage. As the anchor of Business Weekend, he will speak regularly with CEOs, business leaders, regulators, politicians, and business influencers and provide viewers with market and real estate updates.
Paul Whittaker, Chief Executive Officer of Sky News Australia said: “We warmly welcome Ross to Sky News Australia. With decades of experience reporting on business and finance news, Ross will provide our viewers with comprehensive coverage. As the nation starts the recovery process from the global pandemic, expert analysis and finance insights have never been more important”.
Speaking about his new role, Ross Greenwood said: “In a world where change happens so rapidly, it is exciting to join a dynamic news organisation dedicated to breaking news and holding business and political leaders to account. I can’t wait to go.”
Greenwood has an extensive resume, with more than 40 years’ experience covering business news – both in Australia and overseas. Prior to his new role at Sky News, he worked as the Nine Network’s business and finance editor, regularly featuring on Nine News, Today, and 60 Minutes. Greenwood was also co-host of the former flagship current affairs program Sunday. He also hosted radio program Money News on 2GB Sydney, 3AW Melbourne, 4BC Brisbane, 2CC Canberra and regional stations.
Before joining Nine, Greenwood was editor-in-chief and co-creator of the British weekly magazine Shares and its accompanying website, moneyam.com.
While in London, he was a regular commentator on BBC television, CNN, Sky News UK, and Bloomberg and a regular co-host of BBC Radio Five Live’s main business program, Wake Up To Money.
Ross has also written extensively for print publications having held the role of editor of BRW, Personal Investor, and The Age’s Money section, and was also the founding editor of Australia’s Shares magazine.
Business Weekend anchored by Ross Greenwood premieres on Sunday, January 31 at 11am AEDT on Sky News on Foxtel, Sky News on WIN, and will also be available as an audio stream on iHeartRadio.