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About Greg Lowe

Greg Lowe is a Bangkok-based editor and journalist with 14 years publishing experience.

He previously worked in Bristol, England, at The Big Issue South West, where he became chief news reporter, going on to edit the street-level music magazine Synergy and subbing stints at Future Publishing.

In 2001, he decided to cycle off into the mountains of Mongolia, Tibet, Nepal and Thailand.

Since settling in Thailand in 2002, he has been the features editor at Metro magazine, managing editor of Asia Books Magazine (Thailand’s only English-language books magazine) and general manager for International Media at B2S, as well as writing columns in the local press.

Greg is TTG Asia’s Thailand correspondent and in recent years has worked as a senior public affairs consultant at Baldwin Boyle Group, held staff positions at Bangkok Post, served as Thailand correspondent for The Business Times (Singapore), and written business, news and lifestyle stories for a wide range of local and regional publications including World Politics Review, Asia Sentinel, Thailand Property Report, Director Thailand, South China Morning Post and AsiaLIFEGuide.

In addition to print and online media, Greg works as a publishing consultant and literary agent. Successful projects include Burmese Shadows, Sacred Tattoos of Thailand, Thailand’s Underwater World and Buddhist Temples of Thailand: A Visual Journey Through Thailand’s 40 Most Historic Wats. Greg’s guide to Thailand’s capital Cool Bangkok! was published in 2010.


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Selected interviews:
Hans Blix, Shirin Ebadi, Jeffrey Archer, Paul Theroux, Malcolm Gladwell, Stephen Covey, Ma Jian, Kishore Mahbubani, Thant Myint-U, Anand Panyarachun, Michael Palin, Chris Patten, Jung Chang, James Patterson, Iain Banks, Ian Rankin, Philip Kotler, Robert Kaplan, Meg Cabot, Thomas Keneally

Selected publications:
Bangkok Post, The Nation, South China Morning Post, IHT ThaiDay, Thailand Tatler, Lifestyle + Travel, InResidence, Untamed Travel Magazine, The Big Issue, The Big Issue South West, Red Pepper, Fah Thai, Sarika, CEI, TTG Asia