Frederic Spohr

Head of FNF Thailand and Myanmar Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom

Short vita

Frederic has been living in Asia since 2012, and spent most of his time here in huge Special Economic Zones, street protests, and windowless hotel conference halls. Before taking up his position as Project Director for Myanmar and Thailand in 2019, he was Southeast Asia Correspondent for the German business paper Handelsblatt. As a reporter based in Bangkok, Frederic covered the profound political and economic changes across the region.

Frederic graduated from Cologne School of Journalism and holds a Master’s Degree in Political Science from the University of Cologne.