Yahaira Jacquez is an award-winning bilingual journalist for Reuters based in New York City. She produces videos on the most pressing financial, political, and international news stories of the day.
She has won awards from the Newswomen's Club of New York, and in 2017, her team also won the Reuters Journalist of the Year Award for Innovative Storytelling.
Yahaira reports, writes, edits, and produces. She’s also a dynamic on-camera host, delivering on-location stand-ups for Reuters TV from all throughout Manhattan to Washington D.C. to the U.S.-Mexico border. She also hosts in-studio shows for Reuters, interviewing analysts and asset managers on financial markets.
Yahaira has interviewed designers Ralph Lauren, Vera Wang and Jeffrey Scott, and has produced segments with Sir Harry Evans, Alan Dershowitz, Shark Tank's Robert Herjavec, Anthony Scaramucci and Former Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz. She also serves as moderator at a range of Thomson Reuters panel discussion events.
Along with video producing, Yahaira also writes for the Reuters wire.