Skylar Lindsay, Staff Writer (@SkylarLindsay)

Skylar Lindsay is a writer and photographer focused on development, the envrionment and conflict, primarily in Southeast Asia.

John Pennington, Staff Writer

John Pennington is an English freelance writer and a self-published author. He graduated from the University of Warwick with a bachelor’s degree in French and History in 2006. After spending time as a sports journalist, he now writes about politics, history and social affairs.

Preetam Kaushik, Staff Writer (@kaushikpreetam)

Preetam Kaushik is a Mumbai-based journalist covering business, tech and economy. A former freelance Mumbai correspondent for Business Insider India and freelance journalist for, his work has been published by The Times of India, The Huffington Post, Economic Times, WIRED, and World Economic Forum.

Zachary Frye, Staff Writer (@fryezacahry)

Zach is a writer and researcher based in Bangkok. He studied Political Science at DePaul University and International Relations at Harvard. Interests include human rights, political affairs, and the intersections of culture and religion.

Maegan Liew, Staff Writer

Maegan studies Political Science at the National University of Singapore. She enjoys discussing international relations and seeks to better understand the world through writing.

Diesel C., Staff Writer

Diesel is an Australian-born digital marketer, e-commerce specialist, and  developer, with a keen interest in fintech, app development, and the ever-changing relationship between SMEs, the government, and the users they serve. He has many years of experience living and working in the Asia-Pacific region.

Dora Heng, Staff Writer (@dora_heng)

Dora hails from Singapore but has lived and worked across Asia, North America and Africa. She is interested in how digital economies can support growth across Southeast Asia. She is currently pursuing her masters degree at Harvard Kennedy School of Government.

Niranjan Marjani, Staff Writer (@NiranjanMarjani)

Niranjan Marjani is an Independent journalist and researcher based in Vadodara, India. His areas of specialisation are international relations and geopolitics.

Helena Kerr, Staff Writer

Helena is currently a graduate student at Harvard Kennedy School of Government. She is interested in labour market growth and social protection issues across Southeast Asia.