Abdulrahman Al-Rashed

Asharq Al Awsat Newspaper

Abdulrahman Al-Rashed is the Chairman of Al Arabiya's Editorial Board. He previously served as the General Manager of Al Arabiya News Channel. He was the former Editor-in-Chief of the London-based leading Arab daily Asharq al-Awsat. He has also served as the editor of Asharq al-Awsat’s sister publication, al-Majalla. Throughout his career, Al-Rashed has interviewed several world leaders, with his articles garnering worldwide acclaim. He also led the development of Al Arabiya into the highly regarded and influential media company that it is today. Al-Rashed was named the ‘Media Personality of the Year’ at the 2016 Arab Journalism Award.