Fiona Rotherham rejoined NBR after a 25-year hiatus in 2017. She was originally online editor before extending her role to co-editor with Tim Hunter in late 2018.
A former head of the national Fairfax Business Bureau and editor of former business weekly The Independent, Fiona was a senior journalist for business wire agency BusinessDesk before shifting to NBR.
Her journalism career began with a baptism by fire reporting on the 1981 Springbok tour for radio before making the switch to print and business reporting in 1989 at NBR. Since then she’s won a slew of journalism awards including Westpac Financial Journalist of the year, and Magazine Publishers’ Association awards for business magazine editor of the year and journalist of the year while working for business innovation magazine, Unlimited, and The Independent.