Mark Anderson

Mark Anderson

Editor, Africa

Mark Anderson joined OCCRP in 2018 as an Africa editor. He oversees investigative output from the continent. Previously, he was the Nairobi bureau chief of The Africa Report magazine, and before that, a staff reporter at The Guardian covering global development.

Mark’s work has also appeared in Africa Confidential, Bloomberg Businessweek, and Reuters. He has covered Kenyan elections, Eritrea’s nascent mining industry, and cocoa smuggling in Ghana. He holds a bachelor’s degree in history from SOAS University of London, and a master’s degree in journalism from UC Berkeley.