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I am a freelance journalist reporting on politics and society in Asia in German and English language.

I publish mostly on welt. de, WELT am Sonntag,, Luxemburger Wort and Financial Times.

Since April 2022 – WELT Asia correspondent

2018/19 – Head of homepage and editor at

2017 – Head of homepage and editor WIRED Germany

Trained at Evangelische Journalistenschule Berlin with practical experience at SPIEGEL Video, wochenende, rbb Kulturradio and WIRED Germany

MSc Global Politics at the London School of Economics with a focus on China

BA European Studies Maastricht University with a semester abroad at Hong Kong University

Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg grant for my own web series “Auf Arbeit”

10-part podcast series “Pandemic Provence” on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and SoundCloud

You can find more information about me on Twitter and LinkedIn