SCMP Columnist
Wang Xiangwei was formerly the Editor-in-Chief from 2012-2015, responsible for editorial direction and newsroom operations. He started his 20-year career at the China Daily, before moving to the UK, where he gained valuable experience at a number of news organisations, including the BBC Chinese Service. In 1993, he moved to Hong Kong and worked at the Eastern Express before joining the South China Morning Post in 1996 as our China Business Reporter. He was subsequently promoted to China Editor in 2000 and Deputy Editor in 2007, a position he held for four years prior to being promoted to Editor-in-Chief. Mr. Wang has a Masters degree in Journalism, and a Bachelors degree in English.