Finance Presenter, ABC news
Business Editor at Large, The Australian
Alan Kohler is the publisher of The Constant Investor, a subscription publication for investors containing ideas and insights to help make the most your money.
He has been a financial journalist for 46 years, starting as a cadet on The Australian and going on to become the editor of the Australian Financial Review and editor of The Age. He was the Chanticleer columnist for the Financial Review twice, and in 1995 joined the ABC, first as a reporter on the 7.30 Report and then as host of Inside Business and finance presenter on ABC news, which he still does.
In 2005 he launched Eureka Report, a newsletter for self-directed investors, and in 2007 he was the largest shareholder and CEO of Business Spectator, a 24 hour a day online business publication. In 2012 those businesses were sold to News Corporation.
In addition to being publisher of The Constant Investor, he is also business editor at large of The Australian; finance presenter on ABC news; presenter of the Talking Business channel on Qantas inflight radio; and adjunct professor in the business faculty of Victoria University.