YANG MS. CATHY YANG

Anchor- Managing Editor ABS-CBN News Channel (ANC)

After 15 years of covering the world’s biggest financial stories from Tokyo and Hong Kong, Cathy Yang currently serves as an anchor and managing editor for the ABS-CBN News Channel (ANC). She recently led ANC’s coverage of the APEC meetings in Manila, becoming the only Filipino journalist to join the roster of international peers as moderator of the APEC CEO Summit.
For three consecutive years starting 2001, Cathy was awarded the title “Best News Presenter” at the prestigious Asian Television Awards. She has also won the “Most Outstanding Investigative Journalist” back in 1997 which led to a scholarship at the University of Cardiff in Wales, U.K and “Best Education Host” given by the Star Awards.
Cathy was given the “Excellence in Media Award” by De La Salle University (DLSU) in 2004. In March 2008, Cathy was honored as a most notable woman achiever in the field of media by the Filipino-Chinese Federation of Business and Professional Women of the Philippines. She has hosted and moderated various events across Asia, including the Global Women Summit in Kuala Lumpur, the Sovereign Wealth Fund Institute Summit in Hong Kong and Seoul, as well as the State Street Institutional Press Awards in Hong Kong.