Nart Bouran is Head of Sky News Arabia, a 24-hour Arabic-language rolling news service, offering Arab viewers fast, independent news across multiple media platforms.
Among his wide scope of responsibilities Bouran is in charge of
directing and managing the channel's news operations, safeguarding
the Sky News standard of impartial and independent world-class news
reporting, and achieving the company's business objectives.
Bouran possesses a wealth of experience from a career in
journalism spanning over 22 years. He has worked extensively across
the region covering major stories in countries such as Iraq,
Algeria, Libya and Yemen, as well as the Arab-Israeli conflict. He
joined Sky News Arabia from Thomson Reuters, where he was Director
of Television for the Reuters News Agency.
Former roles have included Director General of the Jordan Radio
and Television Corporation, and Director of News Centre for Abu
Dhabi TV where he spearheaded their acclaimed coverage of the war
in Iraq in 2003. Bouran also worked as Regional Editor for Middle
East and Africa at Reuters between the years 1995 and 1999.