Portrait-MagazineLéa is a Swiss and French journalist living in London. She is currently a sub-editor at art, fashion and design magazine Wallpaper*. She works in both English and French and is available for freelance commissions (including writing, sub-editing, copywriting and translating).

Raised in Bangladesh, Ivory Coast, Hong Kong, Canada, France and Switzerland, she studied literature, philosophy and Chinese at Université de Genève and international journalism at City University London.

After a stint as a researcher for The Independent, she turned to travel journalism for Food & Travel Magazine, where she became a section editor and later a production editor. She has written guidebooks on Geneva, Strasbourg and Basel for Wallpaper City Guides; collects the best of Swiss design for MadeinSwitzerlandCH; and blogs in French at Londres Calling.