Basile Simon


I am a Frenchman living in the UK, who misses croissants more than anything.

My skills and abilities cover fields coming from journalism, video, web development, photography, and many others. But in a word, I would like to put technology to a better use for reporting.

Job Experience

BBC News Lab | since Feb. 2014
Centre for Investigative Journalism | since Jan. 2014


MA Multimedia Journalism | Westminster University, UK
Master Political and Social Science | Strasbourg university, France
BA Private Law | Lyon III university, France

Where to read me

Source Open News | My job at the BBC on Open News | Promotion of street photography in French
Medium | Long form pieces, words for my pleasure

Contact Information


- +44 7 438 479 403
- PGP: 0x3E230857

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