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Leisha Chi-Santorelli

World Editor & Team Manager, BBC World Service: Marketplace


Leisha Santorelli (née Chi) has spent over a decade at the world's top international broadcasters, including CNN and Bloomberg News. She joined BBC News in 2011 and for most of that time she was based in the Asia-Pacific, specializing in global business and general news reporting for TV, radio and online outlets.

She received her degree in Comparative Literature and African Studies from Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia.

Leisha lives in London with her husband Tom and British Shorthair cat Mochi.

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Latest Stories (2)

Trends to watch in 2021

Jan 1, 2021
A leading European investor and a business analyst in Asia share their predictions for a post-coronavirus world.

Jim Rogers warns stock bubble will grow in 2021: "I've seen this movie before"

Dec 29, 2020
Renowned investor Jim Rogers gives his 2021 market predictions.
Jim Rogers pictured at a conference in Nanjing, China.
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