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Matt Wade

Senior Writer, Sydney Morning Herald
Matt Wade Matt Wade recently returned to Australia after a three-year posting as the South Asia Correspondant for the Sydney Morning Herald and The Age newspapers, based in New Delhi. He has written extensively about economic, social and political change on the subcontinent and has covered a series of major news events in South Asia including the Mumbai terrorist attack, the Sri Lankan civil war, turmoil in Pakistan including the 2010 floods and Delhi Commonwealth Games. During 12 years at the Herald, Matt has worked as its Economics Writer and Canberra-based Economics Correspondent. Before joining Fairfax, Matt worked in the aid and development field, including a two-year stint based with NGOs in India. Matt is now a Senior Writer for the Herald based in Sydney.