Africa Program Manager, WildAid (Oct 2021-present). Helping to design a new wildlife conservation strategy for Africa. Launched a new pangolin protection campaign in Cameroon in February 2022. Author of two studies examining bushmeat and pangolin meat consumption and attitudes towards wildlife in Cameroon.

Author of Rogue Elephant – Harnessing the Power of India’s Unruly Democracy. More here.

Bureau chief for The Washington Post in Japan and the Koreas (2018-2021), China (2013-2018) and India (2011-2013). Won many awards for my . See some of my stories here and here.

Washington Bureau Chief for Reuters (2009-2011). Also India bureau chief (2004-2009), Pakistan and Afghanistan bureau chief (2002-2004), deputy bureau chief, East Africa (1997-2002) correspondent/anchor, Reuters Financial Television (1994-1997) and economics/markets correspondent (1992-1994).


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