Owais Tohid is a leading Pakistani journalist and analyst with over 29 years of experience. He is a veteran media personality who hosts current affairs programs and appears regularly as an expert on national and regional issues on global news outlets. He also writes columns in Urdu and English for leading publications including Dawn and ArabNews. He has headed Pakistan’s private news channels including ARY, Dunya, Geo (E) and state owned English language channel PTV WORLD. He has worked for Agence France Presse (AFP), BBC World and written for the Wall Street Journal (WSJ), CS Monitor, the Guardian and Time Magazine.