Arabian Business Power 500 2013
Thu 21 Mar 2013 10:28 AM
Ghassan Bin Jiddu
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Ghassan Bin Jiddu

Industry: Media

Designation: TV presenter

Country: Lebanon (Tunisia)

Jiddu was a hugely influencial journalist at Al Jazeera, running the network’s Beirut office and producing  acclaimed coverage of the war in Lebanon, before quitting the network in 2011 over what he perceived to be bias against Syrian president Assad.

Since then he has established his own pan-Arab satellite television station based in Beirut, Al Mayadeen.