Senior business columnist, Arab News
Frank enjoyed a 25 year career in British business journalism, with such world-leading titles as the Financial Times, Independent, Telegraph, Guardian, and Sunday Times. When he stepped down as business editor of The Observer in 2006, he moved to the UAE and has since been involved in media with the government of Dubai, Abu Dhabi newspaper The National, and now Arab News of Jeddah.
He has launched newspapers, websites and radio programmes, and is recognised as an authoritative voice in the UAE’s business scene.
At Arab News, he writes about Saudi and Gulf business and finance, with an emphasis on the economic changes under way in the Kingdom.
In 2016 he received the Excellence in Journalism Award from Citibank and Columbia University, NYC, only the second time it has been awarded in the UAE.
He is involved in media training, public speaking, broadcasting and consultancy across the region.