Ray M. | Elance
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Ray M.

Expert copywriter, journalist and editor


Expert copy editor with years of experience at national newspaper level. I am also senior English editor for a very well-known 5 star hotel group with over 300 properties worldwide.
Qualified journalist and copywriter specializing in travel and finance/business topics including news, press releases, fund report editing, features, business reports and analysis.

I am also Indonesia/SE Asia correspondent reporting on breaking news, analysis and sustainability issues in soft commodities (especially palm oil) for a major European based commodities company.

Native English (and fluent in Indonesian) speaker educated to degree level in the UK and highly experienced as editor of both US and UK English. I am also an experienced and accomplished translator of English-Indonesian. I provide highly targeted, engaging and inspirational content.
Service Description
I offer high quality targeted content for reputable businesses.

I am an expert editor and proofreader with national newsdesk experience in Asia and Europe. I am also a fluent speaker and editor of Indonesian content.
Morley College
Diploma Journalism
London SB University
BA Tourism management
Senior editor/content manager
2009 - Present
Managing editor for bespoke digital travel publisher - commissioning and writing travel copy, news, press releases, travel apps and guide books.
SE Asian Business Reporter
2010 - 2013
Business reporter for major UK based commodities analyst/website predominantly for palm oil, coffee and cocoa sectors. Writing breaking news, features and analysis articles - interviewing prominent industry leaders and attending press briefings/conferences.
Jakarta Post
2010 - 2012
Newsdesk editor for one of Asia's most respected national daily newspapers.
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Ray M. | Elance

Ray M.