Alexandra Suich Bass

US Technology Editor, The Economist


Alexandra Suich Bass is The Economist’s US Technology Editor, based in San Francisco, her hometown. Previously she served as Media Editor, based in London and New York, where she wrote about the television, film, newspaper, music and marketing businesses worldwide. Before that, she served as The Economist’s Finance Correspondent. She started writing for The Economist in 2008, and has also published articles with Newsweek International, Slate, the Chronicle of Higher Education and the Nation.

In 2013 Alexandra was named Britain’s Young Financial Journalist of the Year by the Wincott Foundation. She studied History and African Studies at Yale.

She can be reached at alexandrasuich [at] economist [dot] com


  • Be nice to nerds – Forget the cool kids. Geeks are now shaping new products and services

    July 4, 2016
  • Where the smart is – Connected homes will take longer to materialise than expected

    June 11, 2016
  • The Slack generation – How workplace messaging could replace other missives

    May 14, 2016