David Pilling

DavidPillingThe Financial Times Asia Editor spent seven years as Tokyo Bureau Chief.  He is a superb writer and returned to cover the effects of the Tsunami for the FT Magazine.  His brilliant book Bending Adversity – Japan and the Art of Survival is a perfect introduction to the country both in its telling psychology and astute economic analysis. It ispublished by Penguin Press UK and US and has received starry reviews. Hanser published in Germany and it will come out with Hayakawa in Japan.