Christopher Springate

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Senior News Anchor, political correspondent and reporter | Deutsche Welle

Christopher Springate is a senior news anchor, political correspondent and reporter at Germany's international broadcaster, DW News. Previously, he was DW Akademie's regional coordinator for southern Africa, working for seven years on media development projects across the continent. He has also worked for the BBC World Service, New Statesman and Society (a London weekly), local Berlin radio and several national newspapers in the UK. Born in Hong Kong, he spent much of his childhood abroad. He speaks five languages and studied literature, languages and journalism in Cambridge, London and Paris.