Chris Ray writes news reports, long form journalism, corporate/not-for-profit communications and in-house business analysis.

His freelance journalism 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, communications manager for a leading trade union and publicist for a not-for-profit training provider.

His journalism 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.

Chris 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.