World's 100 Most Powerful Arabs 2014
Wed 26 Mar 2014 03:56 PM
George Kurdahi

Designation: TV presenter

Country: Lebanon

Kurdahi hails from the city of Acre in Palestine.

After working for the Lebanese newspaper Lisan Elhala, Kurdahi moved to Télé Liban, then in 1979 to Radio Monte Carlo. After thirteen years, he became Head of News at Radio Orient, then General Manager of MBC FM. He quit to present ‘Man Sa Yarbah Al Malyoon’, the local version of Who Wants to be a Millionaire?, on MBC 1 television.

In 2003, Kurdahi was headhunted to present a flagship talk show on the new Al Arabiya channel and presented “Eftah Albak” (Open your Heart) on LBC.

Kurdahi has also launched his own brand of perfume.