Peter R. Kann
Peter Robert Kann (born December 13, 1942, in Princeton, New Jersey) is a Jewish journalist, editor, and businessman. He covered the Vietnam War for The Wall Street Journal and also covered other Asian wars. He earned a Pulitzer in 1972 for his coverage of the Indo-Pakistan War. In 1976 he became the first editor and publisher of The Wall Street Journal Asia. He returned to the United States in 1976 where he rose to become Dow Jones & Company CEO and chairman of the board. He held this position from 1992 until 2006. He is married to Karen Elliott House. He is also a Trustee of the Institute for Advanced Study and a Trustee Emeritus of the Asia Society.