Trinna Leong


Trinna Leong is a print journalist based in Southeast Asia for the last three years, covering mostly politics and economic news. Her past work includes covering street protests in Hong Kong and Kuala Lumpur, reporting on the Myanmar Rohingya community even before the boat crisis happened in May 2015 and the rise of Islamisation in politics and rule of law in Malaysia. She was recently with Reuters and her work has appeared in The Wall Street Journal. Trinna holds a Masters degree from Columbia University's journalism school and was formerly a chemist who worked in the advertising industry before entering the news business.

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