David Gauthier-Villars has joined Reuters as global crime correspondent. He comes from The Wall Street Journal, where he was directing coverage of Turkey as bureau chief.
He was also The Journal’s senior correspondent for European business and a bureau chief for the Nordics and the Baltics. He joined Newswires in 1999 and moved to The Journal in 2006, serving as deputy chief in Paris.
Prior to joining Dow Jones, he was in Russia, where he worked as a freelance reporter and was editor-in-chief of La Gazette, a weekly for French speakers in Moscow.
Gauthier-Villars is a graduate of Sciences-Po University in Paris.