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Joachim Schmaltz

Joachim Schmaltz

Vice President Asia, Reuters Media, Hong Kong

As a Vice President for Reuters Media in Asia based out of Hong Kong, Jo is responsible for the Reuters News agency Business in Asia – working with broadcasters, publishers and new media companies in the region. With his team across Asia he has grown the business significantly since he moved to Hong Kong from Germany in 2007. Prior to leading Reuters Media’s Asia business, he was MD of Handelsblatt’s digital operations, Germany’s Business and Financial Daily. He also founded and subsequently sold a health social network and led a JV between Handelsblatt and Reuters.

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