By Alfred Lee and Reed Albergotti
Alfred Lee is a reporter at The Information, covering public and private tech markets from New York. He was previously a Knight-Bagehot Fellow in Economics and Business Journalism at Columbia University, and prior to that was a reporter at the Los Angeles Business Journal. His work has also appeared in Wilson Quarterly and NPR’s Morning Edition. He has received a Journalist of the Year award from the L.A. Press Club and an investigative reporting award from the Society of American Business Editors and Writers. You can reach him at email@example.com.