Michael Vatikiotis

Armed Conflict Mediator & Writer

Michael Vatikiotis has been a writer, broadcaster and journalist in Asia for over 30 years. He has written two books on regional politics: Indonesian Politics Under Suharto and Political Change in Southeast Asia. His published fiction includes two novels set in Indonesia. He is a regular broadcaster and contributor to the opinion page of several newspapers. Vatikiotis is a graduate of the School of Oriental and African Studies in London and was awarded an honorary doctorate from the University of Maryland. He is also a member of the Asia Society’s International Council.