Nikki Sun

Academy Associate, Digital Society Initiative


As part of the Digital Society Initiative, Nikki will be exploring the impact of emerging technologies on the future of work and labour relations.

Before joining Chatham House, Nikki worked as a journalist for seven years at Nikkei Asia and the South China Morning Post in Hong Kong. Most recently, she covered China’s eventful tech sector and wrote on topics including US-China competition, Beijing’s anti-monopoly crackdown on big tech groups, data security regulations and the supply chain crisis during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Past experience

2021-22 MA student in International Political Economy, King’s College London
2017-21 Correspondent, Nikkei Asia
2015-17 Reporter, South China Morning Post