Andrew Cornell is an associate editor, senior writer and columnist with the Australian Financial Review, based in Melbourne. His role covers business, economics and general culture, for the daily newspaper and its magazines, including writing a weekly financial services column. He is the senior staff writer for the AFR's award winning monthly magazine. Cornell is a multi-award winning journalist, having won most recently the 2010 Walkey Award for commentary and analysis. He is a winner of the Citigroup/Columbia University Award for Excellence in Business Journalism for his analysis of Japan's economy and the recipient of the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade's North Asia Research Scholarship.