A mistaken image of Asia is that of a timeless and traditional place where convention and conservatism rule. Maverick Politicians sets the record straight. We uncover leaders who break the mould, creating a unique style of politics. All these leaders have that political ‘x factor’ which makes them mavericks.
In this series, we discover how they challenge received wisdom to get the job done. We assess their achievements and explore their working lives. We piece together their background, what drives them, and what their legacies will be.