If you’re interested in the Middle East and have a Twitter account, then you’ll be well acquainted with Sultan Sooud Al Qassemi.
His columns have appeared in titles such as the New York Times, the Financial Times, Foreign Policy, Open Democracy, the Independent and the Guardian. He tweets prolifically @SultanAlQassemi and has just over 278,000 followers. In fact, if you are reading this on the internet, the chances are that you have arrived here via the power of his network. Al Qassemi received a master’s degree in global banking and finance from the European Business School, where he graduated with distinction in 2004. He received his BSc in International Business Administration from the American University of Paris.
Sultan Al Qassemi has authored comment pieces on taboo topics such as atheism and citizenship for expats.