MOSTEFA SOUAG is the Director General of the Al Jazeera News Network (Arabic). He had held various positions within the network, including Director of News of Al Jazeera (Arabic) and Media Advisor to the Chairman of the Board of Al Jazeera. He also served as Director of the Al Jazeera Centre for Studies, and was based in London as Editorial Bureau Chief. Before joining Al Jazeera, he worked at the BBC World Service and at the MBC media group. Souag holds a PhD in literary studies.
Mostefa Souag contributed to the chapter The Al Jazeera Breakthrough in Breakthrough: From Innovation to Impact.