Business Journalism

Mat has worked as a business journalist focused on emerging markets since 2007. His work for Oxford Business Group and sector-specific publications involved six months stints in Egypt, Bulgaria, Turkey, Qatar, India, Ghana and Mongolia before he made his base in Colombia and established a firm Latin American focus.

In recent years his business writing has appeared in The Financial Times, Latin Finance and Americas Quarterly. 

Oct 18: Natural Disasters In Latin America & The Caribbean, (White Paper), Canning House

Sep 18: No Signs of Slowing, Latin Finance(Mexico Telecoms analysis)

Aug 18: The Report: Argentina 2018, Oxford Business Group (Energy, Mining, Agriculture, Health)

Jun 18: Colombia heads to the polls with new environmental conscience, China Dialogue

Jun 18: Latin America widens trade relations in the time of Trump, Latin Finance

May 18: Infrastructure funds find role in Colombia’s 4G program, Latin Finance

Mar 18: Elections spread uncertainty across Latin America, Latin Finance

Feb 18: The Report: Ghana 2018, Oxford Business Group (Banking, Insurance, Capital Markets, Mining)

Oct 17: The Report: Nigeria 2017, Oxford Business Group (Mining, Real Estate, Health)

May 17: The Report Colombia 17, Oxford Business Group (Energy, Mining, Health chapters)

Mar 17: The Controversy That Could Swing Ecuador’s Election, Americas Quarterly

Mar 17: The Report: Mexico 2017, Oxford Business Group (Mining, Industry, Tourism, Health, Education, Research & Innovation, Agriculture chapters)

Mar 17: Frustration over T&T’s Monetary Controls is Escalating, Latin Finance

Sep 16: Colombia’s Peace Deal Could be a Boost for Agriculture, Latin Finance

Jul 16: FX Trading in Latin America, Bloomberg/Raconteur

May 16: The Report: Trinidad & Tobago, Oxford Business Group (IT & Telecoms, Industry, Real Estate & Construction chapters)

May 16: How Colombia’s Battle With Novartis Could Change Healthcare in Latin America, Americas Quarterly

Apr 16: Colombia: The Economic Benefits of Peace, Canning House

Mar 16: The Report: Colombia 2016, Oxford Business Group (Energy, Mining, Industry, Health & Agriculture chapters)

Mar 16: Plan Z Aims to Reignite Agriculture, Bogota Post

Feb 16: The Report: Peru 2016, Oxford Business Group (Energy, Mining, Industry & Agriculture chapters)

Jul 14: Colombia’s Oil Appeal – Will Operators be Convinced?, Financial Times

May 13: Mining Leaders: West Africa 2013, Mining Leaders

Feb 13: Mining Leaders: Mexico 2013, Mining Leaders

Jan 13: Mining Leaders: Colombia 2013, Mining Leaders

Oct 12: Mining Leaders: Mongolia 2013, Mining Leaders

Jul 12: Mining Leaders: Peru 2012, Mining Leaders

Jun 12: Mining Leaders: Brazil 2012, Mining Leaders

Dec 11: Mining Leaders: Colombia 2012, Mining Leaders