Asher is currently a reporter in Silicon Valley. He has also worked as a foreign correspondent, sportswriter and analyst.
After spending years in Turkey, Asher moved to San Francisco in 2014 to become an editor at Timeline.com, a San Francisco-based startup which aimed to bring historical context to current-day events.
While still in law school, Asher started The Tuqay in 2012 to create a space for long-form narrative about Central Asia and the Caucasus. The Tuqay eventually became part of Ajam Media Collective, where Asher works with an editorial team to produce content and provide avenues of growth for a website focused on the region. Asher has represented Ajam MC in San Francisco, Dubai and many places in between.
A map showing a few stories from where Asher has reported is visible below: