United KingdomAbul-Hasanat SiddiqueManaging Editor
Abul-Hasanat Siddique is the Managing Editor at Fair Observer. Having co-authored his first book, The Arab Uprisings: An Introduction, Siddique's main research interests lie in the upheaval sweeping the...
RussiaAnna PivovarchukDeputy Managing Editor & Culture Editor
Anna Pivovarchuk is the Deputy Managing Editor & Culture Editor at Fair Observer, having previously held the position of Europe Editor. She holds an MA in International Relations from King’s College London and a BA in English Literature and History from the University of Edinburgh....
United KingdomAnna BirawiAssociate Editor (Middle East)
Anna Birawi (née Culver) is an Associate Editor (Middle East) at Fair Observer. She is an aspiring academic and writer, with a special interest in Islamic Studies and the Middle East.
She graduated from the University of Nottingham with a 1st class BA Joint Honours in...
GermanyAnnika SchallAfrica Editor
Annika Schall is the Africa Editor at Fair Observer. She is currently pursuing a Master's degree in International Relations and Peace and Conflict Studies in Sweden and has experience as a journalist and translator. Previousy, she studied Politics and Communication Science in Munich and...
United StatesAri KatzContributing Editor (International Security)
Ari Katz, Contributing Editor (International Security) at Fair Observer, studied International Relations and Middle East US Foreign Policy at the American University School of International Service.
When not investigating security issues for Fair Observer, Ari provides analysis for the...
IndiaAtul SinghFounder & Editor-in-Chief
Atul Singh is a leader and an adventurer who has succeeded in many professions on different continents. He was born in Vasco da Gama, Goa and grew up all around India. His mother remarks that he imbibed da Gama’s exploratory spirit and is therefore always looking for new possibilities. He...
FranceClotilde de SwarteContributing Editor (Middle East)
Clotilde de Swarte is a Contributing Editor at Fair Observer. She holds an MSc in Global Politics from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), an MA in International Affairs and a BA in Public Administration from the Institute of Political Studies (Sciences Po) in Rennes,...
United StatesCordell E. FantroyNorth America Editor
Cordell E. Fantroy is the North America Editor at Fair Observer. He recently worked in data analytics, consulting for the Belgian-based Attentio and, the privately owned market research firm, Client Mining. Currently, he provides campaign strategy and policy advice in New York.
ItalyCristina SimonettiGlobal Change Editor
Cristina Simonetti is the Global Change Editor at Fair Observer. She holds an MA in International Studies and Diplomacy from the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) in London, and a BA in Regional Asian Studies and Agrarian Studies from Humboldt University in Berlin.
United StatesDarrell EzellContributing Editor (North America)
Darrell Ezell is a Contributing Editor (North America) at Fair Observer and a UN Global Expert. He is the author of Beyond Cairo, a leading study on US public diplomacy in the Muslim World after 9/11. He holds a PhD from the University of Birmingham in England, researching...