Robert Anderson has an MA in politics, philosophy and economics from Queens College, Oxford and an MSc in International Relations from the London School of Economics. From 1998-1999 he was the Sub-editor for Analysis Corporation, a business information service, and from 1989-90 a sub-editor for Western Mail. He has been working at the Financial Times since 1990, where he became the Deputy European News Editor in 1995. Since 1997 he has worked as the Financial Times’ foreign correspondent for the Czech and Slovak Republics. During this time he has also worked as a freelance journalist for numerous publications including Economist Intelligence Unit and The Banker.