David Foster: Biography highlights

David has been a journalist for more than 40 years and has worked as a reporter and presenter in more than 50 countries. For many years, he was a Principal Anchor on Al Jazeera and is now presenting for TRT World, winning plaudits for his extensive coverage of the Trump presidency.

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David Foster’s Background

He also works as a keynote speaker, panel moderator, emcee and conference and event host. A founder presenter on Al Jazeera, he hosted all its flagship programmes, including the Newshour, Inside Story and the channel’s US election specials.

David brings a wealth of experience, having also presented for many years with Sky News and ITV Westcountry. He was also US correspondent for TV-am, spending five years in Washington DC.

Business news has been among his specialisms and David has been in high demand on the corporate circuit as a conference host, moderator and after-dinner speaker, particularly in the Middle East.

Hillary Clinton, Angela Merkel and the Emir of Qatar are just some of the high-profile names he’s worked with.


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