She is adjunct Professor of Economics at London Business School.
She is a TV and radio presenter, including for BBC Radio 4 and BBC World Service, as well as having fronted BBC TV series, including The New Middle Class, Next Billionaires, and Working Lives. She was Chief Business Correspondent for BBC News, and host of Talking Business with Linda Yueh on BBC World News and BBC News Channel based in Singapore. She had been Economics Editor and anchor at Bloomberg TV in London. Previously, she was an attorney at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison in New York.