Senior London Correspondent and Presenter, Al Arabiya TV
Carina Kamel is currently Al Arabiya TV's Senior Correspondent and Presenter based in London. Carina is responsible for all aspects of Al Arabiya's European and U.S. business news coverage and her role includes presenting daily live reports in Arabic on financial markets well as Arab business news from a global perspective. Carina also regularly produces TV reports, conducts interviews with Ministers and CEOs and reports from the field.
Previously, Carina worked as Europe Correspondent for CNBC Arabia and CNBC Africa for more than 5 years, also based in London, and regularly reported on the Middle East for CNBC Europe and CNBC U.S. Carina has anchored CNBC Arabia’s coverage of major events including the World Economic Forum in Davos, the US Presidential Elections in 2008 and the G20 Summit in London in 2009.
Reporting in both Arabic and English, Carina Kamel is fluent in 4 languages and has more than 9 years experience as a journalist, both in Europe and the Middle East. She holds a Masters in Broadcast Journalism from Columbia University and a BA in Communications from the University of California at Berkeley (UC Berkeley). Carina has also served as a senior judge at the Foreign Press Association awards for the past five years and regularly moderates conferences.