Asian politics, society and geopolitics, with a focus on China, Southeast Asia, Australia and the Koreas.
Education: University of Queensland
David is The Washington Post's Asia-Pacific Editor, based in Sydney. Before joining The Post in 2019, he spent 10 years at the Wall Street Journal in a variety of roles, including Deputy World Coverage Chief and World News Editor. He has worked as a journalist in the U.S., Hong Kong and the U.K., as well as his native Australia, where he was previously a political reporter.