World Capital Markets Symposium

Angie Lau

Anchor, Bloomberg Television, Hong Kong

Angie Lau is an anchor for Bloomberg Television. Based in Hong Kong, Angie hosts “First Up”, which begins live daily coverage out of Asia, leading viewers into the start of the business day.

Angie has interviewed many business leaders and influencers, from Li & Fung Chairman William Fung live in the studio to Franklin Templeton’s Chairman Mark Mobius and Hong Kong’s former Chief Secretary Anson Chan. She has anchored programmes looking at the future of Macau and extensive interviews with the likes of renowned fashion designer, Sir Paul Smith and CEO of J Crew, Mickey Drexler.

A global journalist with more than 16 years’ experience, Angie came to Hong Kong from Bloomberg’s Chicago bureau where she covered markets and business stories from the Chicago Board of Trade. Prior to joining Bloomberg, she was the consumer reporter and anchor for the ABC affiliate in Cleveland, Ohio, where she received the Excellence in Journalism Award for Investigative Reporting.

Angie is a member of the Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) and was the co-director of AAJA J-Camp, which teaches journalism to scholarship students across the nation. She is also currently serving as board governor on the Foreign Correspondents' Club as well as the President of the AAJA-Asia Chapter.

Angie received her degree in journalism from Ryerson University in Toronto, Canada.