Rob Cox helped found Breakingviews.com in 2000 in London. From 2004 he spearheaded the publication’s expansion in the United States and edited daily Breakingviews columns in The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal. Cox has worked as a financial journalist in London, Milan, New York, Washington, Chicago and Tokyo. Cox was named editor in chief of Breakingviews in December 2012, three years after it was acquired by Thomson Reuters. Cox graduated from Columbia University’s Journalism School and the University of Vermont.