Managing Partner/Founder Gulf Intelligence, UAE
In 2009, Sean Evers became Managing Partner and Founder of Gulf Intelligence.
He attained a BA from the University of Notre Dame in Indiana and went on to secure his law degree at Ireland’s University College Galway.
He has spent his career building ground-breaking media enterprises, starting with the award winning Punchbag Productions across Britain and Ireland, securing top award at the 1992 Edinburgh Festival.
In the mid-1990s Mr Evers was appointed Cairo correspondent for The Financial Times where he interviewed many of the region’s business and political leaders including former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak. In 1997 he joined Bloomberg in Dubai and over the following decade built the US media company’s Middle East network from Cairo to Tehran, culminating in 2008 in Dubai being designated as the firm’s fourth global hub. Sean founded Gulf Intelligence in 2009 to facilitate knowledge exchange across the Middle East amongst stakeholders in different industries.