Anup Kaphle

executive editor Rest of World

Anup Kaphle is the executive editor of Rest of World, a global newsroom that tells stories at the intersection of technology and culture in the non-Western world. Since launching in 2020, Rest of World has published stories about the often surprising and unintended effects of tech from over 75 countries, anchored by editors and reporters in Asia, Latin America and Africa.

Before returning to the US in 2020, Anup worked in Nepal, his home country, where, as the editor-in-chief of The Kathmandu Post, he managed the country’s largest English-language newsroom as well as the publication’s digital platforms. Prior to that, Anup led efforts at the James Beard Award-winning Roads & Kingdoms, managed international reporting teams as BuzzFeed News’ deputy foreign editor, and oversaw digital efforts for the foreign desk at The Washington Post.

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