Jax Jacobsen is a financial reporter, covering business and natural resources as the France correspondent for Mergermarket. She was also a regular contributor at Mining Magazine and at Supply Management, among others.
She focuses on mining, energy, and the environment. She has a Master of Arts in Journalism from City, University of London and a Master of Arts in Political Science from McGill University.
She also runs the Paris chapter of Women in Foreign Policy, which aims to increase women's participation in the field.
Other experience includes:
She has also been published in VICE Canada, Montreal Gazette, Mining Magazine, The Ecologist, Religion News Service (RNS), Global Trade Review, The Local France, EcoWatch, The Riveter, Natural Resources Magazine, Canadian Institute of Mining (CIM) Magazine, Committee to Protect Journalists, and the Transnational Institute. Her work has also appeared in Dow Jones Newswires and POLITICO Europe.
"Jax's work is always pertinent, factual, refined and submitted well before the deadline...She has always displayed an intimate knowledge of the global mining industry as well as the political and economic trends shaping our world today." -- Zachary Fillingham, Managing Editor, Geopolitical Monitor
"Jax has produced a string of hard-hitting, well-researched and well-written articles that touched important developments and issues....Her work regularly attracted a very large readership among our clients. I would take Jax back today." - Andre Lamberti, Industry Editor, S&P Global Market Intelligence
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