- 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 with diplomatic reporting, and special assignments/interviews, including with former Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri Al-Maliki. Member: Chatham House; Global Agenda Council on the Middle East, 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.