Alwyn Scott is the business projects reporter at The Seattle Times
. He previously worked as a news editor at The Wall Street Journal Europe
in Brussels, as equity news editor for Europe, as London bureau chief, and as Bangkok bureau chief for Dow Jones Newswires
. He earned a master’s degree in journalism from Columbia University in 1989 and a bachelor's in journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He has written extensively on trade, agriculture and globalization. His coverage of the failed World Trade Organization ministerial in Cancun, Mexico, was judged the best business story in the Northwest in 2003.