Gerry Baker is Editor at Big of The Wall Street Journal. His weekly column for the editorial page, “Free Expression,” appears in The Wall Street Journal each Tuesday. Mr. Baker is likewise host of “WSJ at Big with Gerry Baker,” a weekly news and existing affairs interview program on the Fox Organization Network, and the weekly WSJ Viewpoint podcast “ Free Expression” where he talks to a few of the world’s leading authors, influencers and thinkers about a range of topics.
Mr. Baker formerly worked as Editorial director of The Wall Street Journal and Dow Jones from 2013-2018. Prior to that, Mr. Baker was Deputy Editorial Director of The Wall Street Journal from 2009-2013. He has actually been a reporter for more than thirty years, composing and relaying for a few of the world’s most well-known wire service, including his period at The Financial Times, The Times of London, and The BBC.
He was informed at Corpus Christi College, Oxford University, where he finished in 1983 with a first Class Formality Degree in Approach, Politics and Economics.