Scott Malcomson is a consultant on communications and political risk. Previously, he has been a senior official at the US. State Department and the United Nations. He served as an executive at two international NGO’s. He has also worked as director of communications at International Crisis Group and the Berggruen Institute, and as foreign editor of the New York Times Magazine (2004-2011). Malcomson is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and PEN. He lectures widely in Europe, China and the United States.
Malcomson is the author of five books including bestseller “Splinternet: How Geopolitics and Commerce Are Fragmenting the World Wide Web.” He has also written for the New York Times, The New Yorker, the Village Voice, the London Review of Books, Transition, and many other publications.