All articles by Jon Whiteaker

Jon Whiteaker

Jon Whiteaker is a senior editor at Investment Monitor focusing on FDI in the energy sector. He is also Middle East and Africa editor. He joined from Euromoney Institutional Investor. He has been a business and finance journalist for more than a decade, five of which he spent as the editor of IJGlobal – a leading news and data title covering energy and infrastructure finance. Jon has reported on transactions and investment trends across all continents and is an experienced leader and participant in industry events.

What killed public transport in the US?

How has the US ended up with a substandard public transport system that suffers from underinvestment, despite being in the world’s richest economy?

Opinion: The UK is better off for Boris Johnson’s departure

The legacy of Boris Johnson as prime minister is leaving the UK economy dented and its international reputation tarred.

The GCC railway really should be built (but might not be)

A rail network connecting all states in the GCC would be a boon for the regional economy but is likely to be stymied by those states less effective at building infrastructure.