Andrew Ross Sorkin is a Financial Columnist for The New York Times and a Co-Anchor of CNBC’s “Squawk Box.” Sorkin is also the editor-at-large of DealBook, a news site he founded that is published by The Times.
Sorkin is the author of the best-selling book, “Too Big to Fail: The Inside Story of How Wall Street and Washington Fought to Save the Financial System—and Themselves.” Sorkin co-produced an HBO adaptation of the book, which was nominated for 11 Emmy Awards.
Sorkin is also co-creator and executive producer of the Showtime drama series “Billions” starring Paul Giamatti and Damian Lewis.
Sorkin, who has appeared on NBC’s “Today” show and on “Charlie Rose” on PBS. He won a Gerald Loeb Award, one of the highest honors in business journalism, in 2004 for breaking news. He also won a Society of American Business Editors and Writers Award for breaking news in 2005 and again in 2006. In 2007, the World Economic Forum named him a Young Global Leader. In 2008 and 2009, Vanity Fair named him to its “Next Establishment” list. He was also named to the Directorship 100, a list of the most influential people on the nation’s board of directors. He is a term member of the Council on Foreign Relations.
Sorkin is a graduate of Cornell University.
Sorkin began writing for The Times in 1995 under unusual circumstances: he hadn’t yet graduated from high school.