STAFF UPDATES • 13 Jan 2020

Meet our Executive Editor

We’re delighted to announce Anup Kaphle has been named as Rest of World’s Executive Editor, starting next month.

Profile of Anup Kaphle

Anup joins us from the Kathmandu Post, where, as the editor-in-chief, he managed Nepal’s largest English-language newsroom as well as the publication’s digital platforms. Prior to that, he led efforts at the James Beard Award-winning food journalism platform Roads & Kingdoms, managed global reporting teams as BuzzFeed News’ deputy foreign editor, and oversaw international efforts as digital foreign editor at the Washington Post.

Anup, who speaks Nepali, Hindi and Urdu, grew up in Nepal and holds a Masters in Journalism from Columbia University. He has written extensively about conflict, migration and the changing nature of international reporting, as well as his love for cooking (particularly, goat).

Anup will lead Rest of World’s editorial operation. Please join us in extending Anup congratulations and a warm welcome (back) to New York.