Dawn Kissi

Dawn Kissi is an award-winning journalist, executive producer, and entrepreneur.

She is the Founder of Emerging Market Media, a digital-first media firm that was formed to provide an unbiased, objective and informative view of the world's emerging and frontier markets through its flagship editorial product, Emerging Market Views, podcast, worldwide events and more.

Her journalism career began in New York City and she has since reported from a number of countries covering global business, finance, and world markets. For the past decade, she has reported and produced extensively on the emerging and frontier markets and the geopolitics surrounding them.

Dawn is a 2009 Atlantik-Brucke fellow, was selected as a 2017 Tow-Knight fellow in entrepreneurial journalism and was named a 2018 'Top Woman in Media' in the category of entrepreneurship by FOLIO: a US-based media industry trade group.

A first-generation American, native New Yorker and multilingual journalist, she earned a Master of Science in Journalism from Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism.