Tom Wright

Tom Wright was one of the first journalists to arrive at the scene of the raid in which Navy SEALs killed Osama bin Laden. In 2013, he spearheaded coverage of the collapse of the Rana Plaza factory in Bangladesh, which killed over 1,000 people, earning the Wall Street Journal a Sigma Delta Chi award from The Society of Professional Journalists. He is a Pulitzer finalist, a Loeb winner, and has garnered numerous awards from the Society of Publishers in Asia, which in 2016 named him “Journalist of the Year.” He speaks English, Malay, French and Italian.

My Sessions

Billion Dollar Whale: A Conversation with Tom Wright

Black Box

Pulitzer Prize-nominated journalist Tom Wright joins us at this year’s edition of The Cooler Lumpur Festival for an in-depth look at his – and Bradley Hope’s – epic exposé on the secret life of Jho Low. Please take note of the following details: This is a ticketed event featuring Tom Wright in conversation with Umapagan […]