Thomas Hubert is Senior Correspondent with The Currency, writing on business, agriculture, food and the environment.
Thomas Hubert has an MA in political science from Sciences Po, Paris and studied journalism at Institut Pratique de Journalisme in Paris and Dublin City University.
His career focused on covering international business, agriculture, food and the environment started with freelance reporting for French trade magazines, the 24-hour news channel France 24, the Irish Farmers Journal, The Sunday Business Post and Reuters.
He also contributed writing and editing work for non-profit organisations such as the World Coalition Against the Death Penalty and the Centre for International Forestry Research.
Following a stint as correspondent for the BBC World Service in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Thomas moved to Ireland permanently in 2015 and joined the Irish Farmers Journal as digital editor, then news correspondent, leading the publication’s online development and its coverage of climate change.
He divides his time between Dublin and Oldcastle, Co Meath where he is a partner in a family snail farm.