Subcommittee Members

Don Durfee


As Reuters’ Hong Kong bureau chief, Don oversees news coverage for Hong Kong and southern China. Before joining Reuters, he was the Hong Kong-based editor of CFO Asia and CFO China, two specialist magazines published by The Economist Group. He was previously with CFO magazine in New York, where he wrote award-winning features on diverse topics ranging from executive compensation to the financial problems confronting American cities. Prior to his time at CFO, Don was a senior editor with the Economist Intelligence Unit in New York.


Don has undergraduate degrees in history from Tufts University and music from New England Conservatory. He also holds a master’s degree in international affairs from Columbia University and speaks Mandarin Chinese.