Global Finance is a monthly magazine founded in 1987 by publishing entrepreneurs Joseph Giarraputo and Carl Burgen. Giarraputo continues as Publisher and Editorial Director. Its mission is to help corporate leaders, bankers and investors chart the course of global business and finance.

Global Finance magazine has a circulation of 50,050, audited by BPA, and readers in 163 countries. Its headquarters are in New York, with offices in London and Milan. Global Finance ’s audience includes Chairmen, Presidents, CEOs, CFOs, Treasurers and other senior financial officers responsible for making investment and strategic business decisions at multinational companies and financial institutions.

Each year Global Finance selects the best financial institutions around the world. These awards have become a recognized and trusted standard of excellence.

The magazine started its website in 2002. offers analysis, articles and awards that are the heritage of 27 years of experience in international financial markets and provides a valuable source of data on 192 countries.

Global Finance is part of Class Editori Group , a leading Italian finance and lifestyle media company. Class Editori is listed on the Borsa Italiana stock exchange. It has a strong digital presence and international partnerships with Dow Jones, NBC, and General Electric.


Editor In Chief and Chairman: Paolo Panerai
Publisher and President: Joseph D. Giarraputo

Editor: Andrea Fiano

Managing Editor: Edith Updike 

Europe Editor/London: Anita Hawser

Contributing Editors: Steven Bills, Susannah Gold, Susan Kelly
Contributing Writers: Tiziana Barghini, Efraim Chalamish,
Thomas Clouse, Al Emid, Jonathan Gregson, Justin Keay, 
Denise Chrispim Marin, Craig Mellow, Vincent Nwanma,
Gordon W. Platt Jr, Michael Shari, Mark Townsend, Luca Ventura, Gilly Wright 

Art Direction: Poul Lange
Web Producers:  SungJin Yun, Diane Ludin
Copy Editor: Bill Christophersen

Managing Director, Europe and Asia: Richard Scholtz
Vice President, Sales: Peter McManus Vice President, Sales & Digital Marketings: Jesse Casselberry, 
Dimitri Hayat, Sales Director
Magdalena Georgieva, Senior Sales Executive, Europe 

Director Of Marketing: Michael Ambrosio
Awards & Recognition Program Manager: Susan Berger

Managing Director, Operations: Christopher Giarraputo
Accounting Manager: Monika Sztachelski

Advertising Offices
London 44-207-929-0777
New York 1-212-447-7900

Advertising Representatives
China: Mary Yao, Media Gateway International,Ltd. Hong Kong.
Indonesia: Rita Jayadi, Pt Mediarep.
Japan: Akiyoshi Ojima, Jac Media.
South Korea: Pearl Jin, The Peak Media Company Ltd.
 Taiwan: Keith Lee, Advance Media Services Ltd.
Thailand: Nartnittha Jirarayapong, N.J. International Media Company, Ltd.
Turkey: Fethiye Sarol Saraa ǧ azade

Global Finance Media Inc.
Chairman: P. Panerai
Vice Chairman: A. Basodan
Directors: E. Adinolfi, G. Capolino, J. Giarraputo,
A. Mattei, I. Majeed, L. Panerai

Founding Editor: Carl G. Burgen