Interim Editorial Page Editor

Shirley Leung

Shirley Leung is a columnist writing on everything from the intersection of business and politics to gender issues in the workplace. She is also a WGBH contributor to “Boston Public Radio” and “Greater Boston,” as well as a regular guest on New England Cable News.

She was a finalist in 2015 and 2017 for the Gerald Loeb Award for Commentary.

Previously, Leung was the Globe’s business editor, where she oversaw its award-winning coverage of the 2008 financial crisis. Prior to the Globe, Leung was a staff reporter at the Wall Street Journal. A graduate of Princeton University, Leung started her career at her hometown paper, The Baltimore Sun.

She is a working mom of two and lives in Milton with her husband who is also a journalist.

Latest stories

Perspective | Magazine

How the 2017 Women’s March woke ‘the old girls’ network’

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Retire quietly? These corporate trailblazers would rather help young women rise up.

Shirley Leung

Three CEOs later, is Boston a curse for GE?

By , Globe Columnist

After leadership turnover at General Electric, is the company still committed to Boston?

Shirley Leung

Three CEOs later, is Boston a curse for GE?

By , Globe Staff

After leadership turnover at General Electric, is the company still committed to Boston?

Ideas | Shirley Leung

‘Can the call-in show survive?’ and other questions for the new hosts of ‘On Point’

By , Globe Staff

Meghna Chakrabarti and David Folkenflik sat down for a wide-ranging interview on the increasingly complex media landscape.