About Damian has nearly 20 years’ experience in senior and mid-level research, policy and editorial positions. His unique CV includes roles across all sectors (commercial, public, government, regulatory and non-profit/civil society) and all media platforms (digital/online, TV, radio and print).
Currently based in Qatar, he leads a research programme examining the impact of the Internet and ICT on society.
Alongside this, Damian is an Honorary Research Fellow - and PhD scholar - at the Cardiff School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies; specialising in the development of hyperlocal media and community journalism.
He writes regularly on these subjects for outlets such as ZDNet, Huffin...