Yousef Gamal El-Din

Anchor at Bloomberg LP, Bloomberg

UAE

Yousef Gamal El-Din is a Dubai-based anchor for Bloomberg Television. He co-anchors “Bloomberg Markets: Middle East”, the network’s new, prime-time morning show focusing on the cross-section between the region’s politics, markets and economies.

The program airs Sundays to Thursdays at 8AM Dubai (12PM Hong Kong) from Bloomberg’s new studio in the heart of the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC).

Yousef joined Bloomberg after five years as an anchor with CNBC in London, where he hosted “Capital Connection” and “Access: Middle East”. In nearly a decade of live television, Yousef has secured exclusive interviews with many celebrated international leaders in politics and business. He has also been on assignment for NBC News and MSNBC, appearing on programs such as Nightly News, the top network evening newscast in the United States.

His memorable work includes on-the-ground reporting from hotspots across the Arab World at defining moments for the region. Prior to joining CNBC, Yousef was an anchor and reporter for Egyptian Television.

His interest in social media proved crucial in developing strategies to become CNBC EMEA’s most followed talent on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. Over the years he has also been a prolific writer with over 200 articles to date, referenced in several best-selling books.

Yousef graduated with highest honors from the American University in Cairo, with both a B.A. and M.A. in journalism. He is fluent in four languages and enjoys discovering new travel destinations when there’s a chance. Follow through Twitter for speaking engagement and personal appearances.