- Assistant Editor-in-Chief, Asharq Al-Awsat Newspaper, United Kingdom
BA and MA (Hons) in History, University College London. Formerly, Bureau Chief, Asharq Al-Awsat, Washington DC. Since 2011, Assistant Editor-in-Chief, Asharq Al-Awsat Newspaper. Combines editorial overview and special assignments/interviews, including with Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri Al-Maliki and former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown. Member: Chatham House; Muslim Leaders of Tomorrow; Global Agenda Council on the Arab World, World Economic Forum. Commentator on Middle Eastern and international affairs. Regular guest on BBC Dateline London. Young Global Leader, World Economic Forum. Named one of Top 100 Twitterati, Foreign Policy magazine.