Originally from Australia, I'm now based in Berlin and have also lived in Dubai and London.
After graduating from university in my native Australia, I spent 12 years in London working first in product planning for film distributors and then in account management for top marketing agencies (so I'm pretty handy with a spreadsheet).
In 2010, I retrained as a journalist with the National Council for the Training of Journalists (NCTJ). I was selected as a finalist in The Guardian International Development Journalism competition, which saw me travel to Nepal to report on women's security, before taking up a role as features editor working across the Parenting group for one of the UK's biggest magazine publishers.
I moved to Dubai in 2014 to take up a role at a customer magazine publisher.
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