Samantha North is the founder of Digital Émigré. She has emigrated to eight countries, travelled to over 40, and is currently in Portugal to regain her EU citizenship after Brexit. Samantha previously worked as a journalist in the Middle East, and spent several years in China learning Mandarin. She holds a Masters in business studies from KU Leuven (Belgium) and is completing a PhD from the University of Bath (UK). Samantha has been featured in Al Jazeera, CNN, the Telegraph, and the Financial Times.