Andrew MacDowall is a experienced correspondent, analyst, and consultant covering Central and Eastern Europe and the Balkans. He has also done substantial work in the MENA region and South-East Asia as a business journalist and analyst. He has written for publications including the Guardian, Financial Times, Politico Europe, and New York Times. He has been based in South-East Europe since 2006. He also works as a consultant and risk analyst for investors in emerging markets. Andrew also regularly speaks and moderates at conferences.