Matthew Forney
Matthew Forney, Chief Representative

Fathom China Ltd

Fathom China’s team of experienced researchers have spent their careers investigating Chinese companies. All work in compliance with Chinese law.

Before founding Fathom China, the company’s president, Matthew Forney, served for six years as Beijing Bureau Chief of Time magazine. He is fluent in Chinese and has more than a decade of experience investigating Chinese companies and their executives.

After arriving in China in 1993, Mr. Forney established himself as an award-winning business journalist. During that period, he won a Luce Award in recognition of his Time bureau’s exclusive stories exposing the cover-up of China’s deadly flu epidemic (SARS). Mr. Forney also served for three years as Beijing correspondent of The Wall Street Journal and for three years as Bureau Chief of the Far Eastern Economic Review.