Glasgow, United Kingdom
David has been a correspondent / editor for three decades, specialising in conflict, humanitarian and security issues. He has a particular interest in the Arab and Islamic world and in sub-Saharan Africa. As a writer, photographer, filmmaker and broadcaster, clients have included the Sunday Herald/The Herald, The Scotsman, Sunday Times, The Independent, Daily Telegraph, The New York Times, BBC, ITN, Channel 4 News, Reuters, Agence France Presse, Al-Jazeera and the Institute for War and Peace Reporting (IWPR). He was named Journalist of the Year (2012) and twice Reporter of the Year (2012 / 2013) in the Scottish Press Awards for coverage of the Arab Spring uprisings and Feature Writer of the Year 2014. A four times finalist in the Amnesty International Media Awards for human rights reporting, he is currently Foreign Editor of The Herald / Sunday Herald. He is the author of Intifada - Long Day of Rage which is published in both the UK and USA.
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