Ryan Heath

Senior Editor

Ryan Heath is the author of Global Translations, POLITICO’s global newsletter and podcast, and
POLITICO’s U.N. Playbook and Davos Playbook. Ryan moderated the first presidential debate of the 2019 EU election, as part of a five year stint as author of POLITICO’s Brussels Playbook and host of the EU Confidential podcast. He appears on CNN, NBC and Fox News and is the author of two books on politics. Prior to POLITICO, Ryan wrote for the Sydney Morning Herald in Australia, and for the European
Commission in Brussels as a presidential speechwriter and later as the Commission’s spokesperson for digital issues.

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