Christopher Lenton

Senior Managing Editor  in BNamericas

Christopher Lenton has worked at BNamericas since 2009 in almost every capacity in content. He began as an energy writer, then edited the energy team, and also ran project profiles. He now runs the Intelligence Series, data and energy content at the company, along with customized solutions. He also writes a regular column. He has an MA from Columbia University in International Economic Policy and a BA from Trinity College in International Affairs.

1620 articles written by Christopher Lenton:

Venezuelan exodus demands unified response

Thursday, August 23, 2018

The international community and regional heads of state need to respond to the humanitarian catastrophe unfolding in Latin America due to the disintegrating Venezuelan economy. On August 18 in the n...

  • Opinion Piece
  • Peru

Corruption brings down once-revered PPK

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Corruption shot down Peru's president Pedro Pablo Kuczynski (PPK), but the crime committed has just as much to do with political maneuvering as with construction firm Odebrecht. PPK, who res...

Here we go again

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

First off, happy New Year to our readers, may 2018 bring you joy and prosperity. As is tradition, here is my list of the individuals who I felt shaped Latin America last year: Ricardo Gareca: Peru...

Shaken, but not deterred by Trump's Paris decision

Friday, June 2, 2017

Donald Trump pulling the United States out of the Paris agreement makes the US less important as a trading partner for Latin American nations and less of a regional and global leader to follow. Up a...

A turnaround, or a collapse?

Friday, May 5, 2017

Watching the news from outside the region, it is easy to assume that South American nations are collapsing, with massive strikes or protests seemingly occurring everywhere. But this would be wrong. Th...