Charles Rollet


New York City

Charles Rollet

I'm a graduate business journalism student at NYU. I used to work as a reporter for the Phnom Penh Post, where I covered national, business, and labor news. See below for a sample of my best work .


Houston, we have a (gambling) problem

A bizarre gambling scheme involving dangerous homemade rockets has locals concerned.
Phnom Penh Post Link to Story

Big trouble in Little Russia

A snapshot of Cambodia's feuding Russian oligarchs. "It’s like Russia in the 1990s."
Phnom Penh Post Link to Story

Inside the Abandoned Lair of Russia's Donald Trump

The wild story of fugitive Russian oligarch Sergei Polonsky's travails in Cambodia.

A hell revisited

US Marines and a Khmer Rouge vet return to the site of the Vietnam War's last battle.
Phnom Penh Post Link to Story

Meas Muth hosted Peace Corps volunteer

Exclusive: A Khmer Rouge war criminal hosted a Peace Corps volunteer.
Phnom Penh Post Link to Story


Charles Rollet

I am a journalist who worked as a reporter for the Phnom Penh Post from 2014 to 2016.

My passion is bringing to light underreported stories - from Thai rocket gambling to fugitive oligarchs - but I also have extensive experience in breaking news and copy editing.

I am a French citizen. Please check out my resume and LinkedIn profile for further details.



  • Video editing
  • Photoshop
  • Spanish
  • Russian
  • French
  • Social media
  • Photography
  • Adobe Premiere
  • MS Office
  • InDesign
  • Reporting
  • Copy editing