Chris Ray writes Asia-focused business analysis for a Sydney-based consultancy firm. He has contributed to reports for a wide range of corporate clients in manufacturing and services.

Chris’s freelance writing has appeared in a diverse range of publications including Atlas Obscura, The Australian, The Investigative Journal, The Melbourne Age, Christianity UK, Crikey, Good Weekend, SBS Online, The Saturday Paper, The Sydney Morning Herald and Vietnam News.

In Australia, Chris has worked as a daily newspaper reporter, plain English editor, and communications manager for labour movement and not-for-profit organisations.

His work outside Australia has focused on Southeast Asia and the Middle East. He’s worked as a news agency sub-editor in Vietnam and reported from wartime Syria.