Society 500 (2017)




The Southeast Asia correspondent for ANSA News Agency and president of the Italian cultural association Dante Alighieri Bangkok, Alessandro Ursic has lived in Thailand for five years. A former Alessandra Scotti scholar in foreign affairs at the University of Milan’s Institute for Journalists, he holds a master’s degree in communication studies from the University of Trieste. Fluent in French, Spanish and Thai in addition to his native Italian, he enjoys travelling, has a particular fondness for Istanbul, Rajasthan and Rome, and plays basketball and tennis.