A journalist with over six years of online and print experience,
and a member of the British Guild of Travel Writers.
I have written for regional newspapers, national magazines and international guide books and have extensive experience with online publishing, use and development of CMS, social media and digital marketing.
MEng in Civil and Environmental Engineering with a Year In Europe (France) from Imperial College London
Post-Graduate Diploma (PGDip) with Merit from the London School of Journalism.
What I'm slogging away at in this point in time
The Expat Group, Kuala Lumpur
Editor, TEG - Digital, Jan 2016 – Present
Building an editorial team in the office as well as commissioning freelancers around Malaysia to contribute towards and grow ExpatGo.com and EatDrink.my.
These sites are inside the top 1000 websites globally for readers in Malaysia, bringing in 300,000 monthly users between them.
Rough Guides (Penguin Random House)
Contributing Author, May 2014 – Present
Research and write-up for:
Travel Daily Media Group, Bangkok
Freelance Contributor, Jul 2010 – Present
+ cover for Editor in Chief, June - July 2015
Editorial work including chasing stories, proofreading and publishing; online publication and email distribution; reporting from conferences and events; and reviewing venues.