Jeff Mason is a White House Correspondent for Reuters and the 2016-2017 president of the White House Correspondents’ Association. He was the lead Reuters correspondent for President Barack Obama's 2012 campaign and interviewed the president at the White House in 2015. Jeff has been based in Washington since 2008, when he covered the historic race between Obama, Hillary Clinton and John McCain. Jeff started his career in Frankfurt, Germany, where he covered the airline industry before moving to Brussels, Belgium, where he covered the European Union. He is a Colorado native, proud graduate of Northwestern University and former Fulbright scholar.
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FRANKFURT Once one of Germany's chief power brokers in finance, Deutsche Bank Chairman Paul Achleitner's switch of chief executive has triggered criticism that it was rushed through, casting a cloud over his own future.
FRANKFURT Deutsche Bank's new chief executive faces the same strategic problem that has long preoccupied its top management - whether or not to override the rainmakers and big earners at its powerful investment bank to shrink that business.
FRANKFURT Deutsche Bank named retail specialist Christian Sewing as its new chief executive officer with immediate effect on Sunday, signalling a possible retreat from almost three decades of empowering investment bankers at Germany's largest lender. | Video
FRANKFURT Deutsche Bank's supervisory board intends to "take a decision" on Sunday after discussing John Cryan's job at the helm of the bank, the German lender said late on Saturday.
FRANKFURT Japan's SoftBank is in talks to buy a stake in Swiss Re that is unlikely to exceed 10 percent, the reinsurer said on Wednesday, less than the 25 percent markets had expected after recent news reports.
ZURICH/FRANKFURT Two major Deutsche Bank investors on Tuesday criticized Chairman Paul Achleitner over the bank's performance and his handling of a search for a new chief executive.
FRANKFURT Large investors in Deutsche Bank have urged its chairman to provide a clear signal on whether the board backs the lender's embattled chief executive or not, sources close to the matter told Reuters on Thursday.
Frankfurt Nach tagelanger Ungewissheit über die Zukunft von Deutsche-Bank-Chef John Cryan fordern mächtige Aktionäre eine klare Ansage von Aufsichtsratschef Paul Achleitner.
FRANKFURT Deutsche Bank has begun searching for a new chief executive, two people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday, as investors grow frustrated with the slow turnaround of the loss-making German lender. | Video
FRANKFURT, March 27 Deutsche Bank has begun the search for a new chief executive, two people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday, as investors grow frustrated with the slow turnaround of the loss-making German lender.