Reuters has appointed Julia Symmes Cobb as his Andean bureau chief.
Recently, Cobb was a senior correspondent at the head of the Bogota bureau.
Prior to that, she was a Reuters stringer and joined the staff as a correspondent in 2017, a role where she produced stories throughout Columbia. As an editorial intern, she contributed to various parts of the Reuters dossier during stints in Bogota, Colombia and Mexico City, Mexico.
She was a stringer at The Washington Post and worked freelance.
Cobb is a graduate of the University of Edinburgh.
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