Elliott Gotkine is Bloomberg Television’s Middle East Editor. Based in Tel Aviv, he is the only international broadcaster in Israel focusing on company news, the economy and technology.
Since joining Bloomberg in 2007, Elliott has reported on major international events including the 2012 Greek elections; the Irish bailout; and the nationalization of Royal Bank of Scotland.
He's interviewed business and political leaders, including British Prime Minister David Cameron, Virgin Group founder Sir Richard Branson and President Shimon Peres. In 2008, he was nominated for a Business Journliast of the Year Award.
Before joining Bloomberg, he spent six years at the BBC, where he served as a business reporter and South America correspondent. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Geography from the University of Nottingham, and speaks fluent French and Spanish, and a smattering of Italian. He's working on his Hebrew.