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Abigail Pesta

Abigail Pesta

About Author

Abigail Pesta is an award-winning journalist who has lived and worked around the world, from London to New York to Hong Kong. Her investigative and feature reporting has appeared in global publications including The Wall Street Journal, Cosmopolitan, NBC News, The New York Times, Marie Claire, New York Magazine, Glamour, The Atlantic and Newsweek.

Abby has served as the editorial director of women's news at Newsweek and The Daily Beast, the editor-at-large of Marie Claire and a news and features editor at The Wall Street Journal Asia in Hong Kong. In London, she ran an editing desk for Dow Jones Newswires. She has also worked as an articles editor at Glamour, where she launched Mariane Pearl's popular column about women who change the world.