John Butcher

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Beijing, China

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John Butcher

I am a journalist, based in Beijing, currently working freelance with the bulk of my work for Bloomberg BNA.
In China, I previously worked for the Beijing Review as an editorial consultant and at China Daily as a commissioning editor. 
Before that I worked on a variety of magazines and newspapers in London, New York, Dubai, The Bahamas and Costa Rica.
I have experience writing about a broad range of subjects. At present, my main beats for Bloomberg include trade, cybersecurity, data privacy and environmental issues. 
I have also written on travel, culture, geopolitics, finance and film/theatre in previous roles, among other areas.
I have considerable experience as a reporter, copy editor and commissioning editor, as well as in editorial management and planning.
I also have have an undergraduate degree in film and art and a master's in digital filmmaking, along with some experience shooting, directing, editing and writing on film projects.



Article on Asian hedge funds originally published by HFM Week.


Article from Bloomberg BNA on new environmental think tank.


Article originally from Bloomberg BNA on launch of China's national intellectual property appeals court

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