Sophie Pedder

Journalist & Author

Sophie Pedder is the Paris bureau chief, writing about French politics and economics. She joined The Economist in 1990 and has covered British home affairs, European politics, the global media industry, and the end of apartheid in South Africa when Johannesburg correspondent in the mid-1990s. She is the author of “Revolution Française: Emmanuel Macron and the Quest to Reinvent a Nation” and she appears regularly on French television and radio.