Previously, he served as McClatchy’s Baghdad Bureau Chief and, before that as Foreign Editor. He has also been Diplomatic Correspondent for Newsweek and Director of American University’s Crimes of War Project.
He won a Pulitzer Prize for his coverage of the 1993 war in Bosnia-Herzegovina, where he provided the first documented reports of concentration camps. Gutman’s honors also include the George Polk Award for Foreign Reporting, the Selden Ring Award for Investigative Reporting, and a special Human Rights in Media Award from the International League for Human Rights. He holds an M.Sc. in International Relations from the London School of Economics.