Ghida Fakhry Biography

Published On Jan 02, 2018
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Date of Birth: 1970
Birth Nation: Lebanon
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A native of Beirut, Lebanon, Ghida Fakhry was born in 1970. Regarding her nationality, she is a Lebanese and belongs to white ethnicity. 

She pursued a bilingual education, English, and French leading up to a French baccalaureate degree. Later she completed her undergraduate studies in London and earned a Master’s degree from the SOAS, University of London. She has also received Master’s degree in International Relations.

Fakhry then began her career as a political correspondent for the London-based daily “Asharq Al-Awsat”. Later, she began serving as a New York Chief and Columnist covering the annual General Assembly meetings of the UN. During her stint in New York, she covered the 9/11 attacks. Besides, she conducted interviews in Washington D.C. with Pentagon officials, Colin Powell and Donald Rumsfeld as well as several other State Departments.

In addition, she has also interviewed Mary Robinson, Kofi Annan, Evo Morales, Hamid Karzai, Shimon Peters, George Alagiah, and Muammar Gaddafi.

When it comes to her personal life, Ghida Fakhry, age 47, is a private person. She prefers not to talk much regarding his personal matter in front of media or public. She once revealed that she has a husband but has not disclosed any information about her husband. She doesn't have any children yet.

One of the successful TV personalities and anchor of the era, Ghida Fakhry has amassed high net worth through her journalism career. She is one of the top paid presenter and journalists in the news channel Al Jazeera English. As of 2018, her net worth is around $2 million

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Born in Lebanon

1970

Ghida Fakhry was born in 1970 in Beirut, Lebanon. Regarding her nationality, she is a Lebanese and belongs to white ethnicity. She pursued a bilingual education, English, and French leading up to a French baccalaureate degree. 

2013 Activity

2013

Ghida Fakhry moderated the opening season the 13th World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates in Warsaw and Human Rights Day 2013 at the UN in Geneva. The same year, she also moderated the opening and closing sessions of the fifth global forum of the UN Alliance of Civilizations in Vienne. 

Moderator of First global forum of the Alliance of Civiliz

2008

In 2008, Fakhry moderated the 1st global forum of the Alliance of Civilization s which was held in Madrid, Spain. The following year, she also moderated the 2nd global forum of the UNAOC in Istanbul.

Current Net Worth

2018

As of 2017, Ghida Fakhry has an estimated net worth around $2 million. She is one of the top paid presenter and journalist in the news channel Al Jazeera English.