writing

The core of my career is writing. In the last ten years, I’ve published as a journalist, a copywriter, a marketing manager, an editor, and a script writer.

Below, you’ll find articles I’ve written on tech, society, and mindfulness. They’re areas where I have particular expertise and opinions. Many of them, you’ll find cover Asia and Vietnam, where I’ve focused much of my journalistic efforts.

Forbes

Why Alibaba’s Latest Paytm Buy Proves Amazon Is Playing A Losing Game In Asia (10,000+ views)

How Chinese And American Companies Are Turning Southeast Asia Into A ‘Games Of Thrones’ (4,000+ views)

Alibaba And Amazon Are In An E-Commerce Cold War For Asia, And Stakes Are High (9,000+ views)

Channel News Asia

Commentary: Beware the seducing calls of Vietnam’s start-up sirens

Buddha’s Roar

A Beginner’s Mind for Business

Vietcetera

This is a startup that I cofounded.

Vietnamese Americans Who Aren’t Vietnamese

Notable Vietnamese Academics

The Pain Of Coming Back To Vietnam

Tech In Asia

There’s too much groupthink in the tech ecosystem

Asia’s changed, and going big is the only option

Why Vietnam is proud of Flappy Bird (15,000+ views)

All the numbers you need to know about Indonesia in 2014 (INFOGRAPHIC)

MyChat: a chat app to conquer Myanmar?

5 of America’s biggest tech companies wouldn’t survive without Asia

Learn from South Korea: its gaming market is just $600M less than China’s and double Japan’s

Those who can’t do, invest

Medium

Singapore, the lungs of Southeast Asia (5,000+ views)

How Germans, Americans, and Vietnamese act in the cinema

Copywriting

Below you’ll find the biggest copy writing projects that I’ve worked on in the last few years. I took a leading role in all of these projects, doing the writing myself, working with other writers, and editing the content.

Vertex Ventures

Kobiton

Monday.vc

Ohmnilabs

Indochina Tourist & Trade