NG HAN GUAN, Chief Photographer China
Ng Han Guan is responsible for AP’s photo operations in China. He joined AP’s Beijing bureau in 2001 and covered major events in China and the Asia-Pacific region, the Beijing and London Olympics, and North Korea. Han has been honored with a 2012 National Headliner Award and was a two-time Pulitzer Prize finalist for his coverage of the 2008 Sichuan Earthquake and daily life coverage in North Korea in 2012. He is Singaporean and graduated with honors in sociology from the National University of Singapore.