Dan Murphy CNBC About


Dan Murphy is a CNBC International Correspondent based in Singapore.

Dan follows news and actionable insights across major markets in the Asia Pacific, covering Asian and U.S. equity markets, commodities, company news and trending topics on social media for CNBC's International programming and CNBC.com

In this role, Dan has interviewed some of Asia's most respected corporate leaders, such as Singapore Airlines CEO Goh Choon Phong, Singtel CEO Chua Sock Koong and Standard Chartered Bank CEO, Anna Marrs. He also regularly anchors CNBC's The Rundown and Capital Connection, as well as breaking news and reports on Squawk Box and Street Signs.   

Dan joined CNBC after five years with Sky News, where he honed his skills as a General Reporter and Business Anchor. As a talented video-journalist, he travelled across Australia to produce, shoot, edit and present most of his own stories.

Dan was a regular host of the flagship morning program First Business and anchored rolling market coverage and analysis on programs such as Trading Day and Lunch Money. In addition to covering major events such as the G20 Leaders Summit in Brisbane, this role also saw Dan interview key figures in Australian business, such as Rio Tinto CEO Sam Walsh, Qantas CEO Alan Joyce and Westfield Founder Frank Lowy AC.

Dan was also among the first reporters on the scene of Sydney's Lindt Cafe Siege, bringing viewers live, up to the minute developments on the ground as the situation unfolded. He played a leading role in the Sky News coverage of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 and reported on the first U.S case of Ebola while in Dallas, Texas.  

Dan's live coverage of major news events in the field has also seen his work feature on CNN, Fox News, Bloomberg and Sky News UK. 

He studied Broadcast Journalism and Film and Television at Curtin University in Western Australia.