David is managing director of Thomson Media. He has over 14 years of experience in creating and managing large scale media development projects worldwide. He manages teams of consultants and regional staff and has trained hundreds of reporters in over 40 countries for a range of donors including the UNDP, UNESCO, OSCE, EU, FCO and Sida. He developed, and was in charge of delivering, the 17-country production training programme under the European Neighbourhood Journalism Network project from 2007 – 2011 for the European Commission.
In 2007 David Quin co–authored the Thomson Foundation / EJC guide to Covering EU for Mediterranean Journalists.