World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers

Publications Team

Publications Team

  • Dean Roper

    Director of Insights, Editor-in-Chief | WAN-IFRA | Frankfurt am Main, Germany

    Short Bio

    As Director of Insights of WAN-IFRA, he is responsible for coordinating all activities related to the organisation's array of publications, including WAN-IFRA's WAN-IFRA Reports.

  • Anton Jolkovski

    Managing Editor | WAN-IFRA | Frankfurt, Germany

    Short Bio

    Editor/author of World News Publishing Focus blog posts and magazine articles, and WAN-IFRA Reports. He is also in charge of the daily WAN-IFRA Executive News Service, which is distributed to more than 9800 news publishing executive subscribers around the world.

  • Brian Veseling

    Senior Editor | WAN-IFRA | Frankfurt, Germany

    Short Bio

    He specialises in reporting about editorial, advertising and general management topics for World News Publishing Focus, as well as contributing content to the website.

  • Michael Spinner-Just

    Media Relations Manager | WAN-IFRA | Frankfurt am Main, Germany

    Short Bio

    He works closely with the supplier community as well as processing developing the Industry Updates section of the website and the WAN-IFRA Magazine "World News Publishing Focus", and contributing to WAN-IFRA's daily newsletter "Executive News Service" and bi-weekly newsletter "World Printers Forum".

  • Simone Flueckiger


  • Gilles Demptos

    Director, Asia | WAN-IFRA | Singapore, Singapore

    Short Bio

    Gilles Demptos is in charge of building WAN-IFRA's event programmes in the Asia Pacific region and of developing new projects for servicing the Asian news publishing industry. He has been with IFRA since 2002.

WAN-IFRA publications range from up-to-the minute headlines of the latest industry news to World News Publishing Focus, the twice-yearly industry trade journal, to in-depth research reports compiled over the space of a year or more. Read more ...