Ryan Chilcote is a London-based reporter for Bloomberg Television. Chilcote, who specializes in long-form storytelling and interviews, most recently presented the 12-part series, "Ryan's Russia," a unique take on the world's largest country.
Chilcote regularly reports on companies, commodities, economics and politics throughout Europe, the Middle East and Africa. He has interviewed a number of the world's top political and business leaders, including conducting the first international television interview with Russian President Dmitry Medvedev after the terror attacks in Moscow's airport in January 2011.
Chilcote has also presented several special programs for Bloomberg Television, including "Basketball Billionaire: From Russia With Cash," featuring exclusive interviews and an insider look at Russian billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov during his acquisition of the NBA's New Jersey Nets and "Rogue Trader," a special on former Société Générale trader Jerome Kerviel.
Prior to joining Bloomberg Television in 2007, Chilcote was a correspondent at CNN International, covering the former Soviet Union and the Middle East. Chilcote has received several awards for his work including a New York Film Festival World Medal, a Clarion Award, a Golden Pen, a nomination at the Prix Bayeux Competition for War Correspondents, and an Emmy nomination for Best Story in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast.
Chilcote graduated from the University of California and has studied at Moscow State University and Yaroslavl State University.