Kurt Eichenwald Biography

Information About Kurt Eichenwald Profile:  Kurt Eichenwald is an American Journalist who works as a senior writer for Newsweek. He was also the author of 4 books which were best-selling. This is the article which provides Full details in Kurt Eichenwald Biography such as his Age, DOB, Movies, Wife, Family, Career, Awards, and Books etc.

Kurt Eichenwald Biography

Kurt Eichenwald Profile

Below is the tabular form which represents Kurt Eichenwald Profile and all details. Those who are interested can find out the details here

NameKurt Eichenwald  
Full NameKurt Alexander Eichenwald
Nick namesKurt
Date of Birth28th June 1961
Place of birthNew York
Marital StatusMarried
Native PlaceNew York
Zodiac signNA
Family DetailsFather, Mother
Mother NameWill provide soon
FatherWill provide soon
Brother NA
Wife Theresa Pearse
ResidenceNew York
Languages English, French
Official Email IDRefer the link for contact details https://kurteichenwald.com
Contact NumberRefer the above link for contact details.
ProfessionJournalist, producer
AwardsGeorge Polk (2)

Payne award

Early Life

  • Kurt Alexander Eichenwald familiarly known as Kurt Eichenwald was born on 28th June 1961 in New York City, United States.
  • Kurt completed his graduation from St. Mark’s School of Texas in Dallas and Swarthmore College.
  • Due to two outdoor seizures on campus, he was dismissed from Swarthmore, in apparent violation of federal law
  • In 1983, after the completion of his college education, Eichenwald worked as an intern with The Washington Monthly.
  • In 1995, Eichenwald began writing about assorted corporate misdeeds.

Personal Life

Kurt married Theresa Pearse. She was an Internist.The couple had 3 Children Adam, Ryan, Sam.


  • Kurt Eichenwald was a contributing editor to Vanity Fair and a New York Times.
  • He joined in Vanity Fair in 2012.
  • He was formerly a writer and investigative reporter for The New York Times.
  • Later he worked with Condé Nast’s business magazine, Portfolio.
  • From 1986 he was employed in The New York Times and primarily covered Wall Street.
  • The corporate topics Kurt covered were insider trading, accounting scandals, and takeovers.
  • He Eichenwald also wrote about a range of issues including Terrorism, the Bill Clinton pardon controversy, Federal health care policy, and sexual predators on the Internet.


He was also the author of 4 books

  1. Serpent on the Rock was his first book which got positive reviews.
  2. His second book was The Informantin (2000) this was also made into a Motion picture in the year 2009.
  3. His third book was most successful one Titled Conspiracy of Fools (2005).warner brothers wanted to make this as Movie with Leonardo DiCaprio but this was never done
  4. 500 Days was the fourth Book. It was Also a New York Times bestseller

Books List

  • Serpent on the Rock
  • The Informant
  • Conspiracy of Fools
  • 500 days

Awards List

  • He won George Polk award 2 times
  • Payne Award for Ethics in Journalism
  • The Best in Business Enterprise Award

Follow Kurt Eichenwald on Twitter and Facebook.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here