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Thair Soukar

Head of Digital Strategy SKY NEWS ARABIA
Thair is the Head of Digital Strategy at Abu Dhabi-based Sky News Arabia, where he is responsible for the development, planning and direction of the station’s online, mobile and multimedia platforms.

Thair began his media career in 2000 with the ITP Publishing Group as an assistant editor for the Arabic language Windows magazine and website. While at ITP, he established and launched the Channel Arabic magazine and website – a first of its kind product for Arabic readers – before subsequently becoming editor of Arabian Business Magazine. In 2006 Thair joined the MBC Group as editorial manager of MBC.net.

Following a brief return to ITP, Thair joined du in 2009 as Editor in Chief of the telecom operator’s 21st Century Digital Arabia initiative and the anayou.com entertainment and social networking website before joining Sky News Arabia in 2011.
 


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