Yasir Khan is Editor in Chief of Digital Platforms at Euronews.
He is an award-winning multimedia journalist and documentary filmmaker, with more than 20 years in international TV, radio, and digital media.
Yasir’s work has taken him around the globe with CBC, CNN, National Geographic, Al Jazeera English (AJE), and now, Euronews, where he oversees an international newsroom with output in 12 languages, as well as the digital verticals Euronews Living and Euronews Travel.
Yasir built AJE’s digital video operation from scratch, with acclaimed formats such as AJ Shorts – AJE’s first digital documentary vertical – and launched the channel’s first podcast,The Debrief.
Besides being an international journalist and filmmaker, Yasir has taught journalism and documentary production at the American University in Cairo, the Royal Film Commission in Jordan, and Northwestern University in Qatar.
He currently lives in Lyon, France.