Dr. Sulaiman Al Hattlan is the founder and CEO of Hattlan Media, which aims to conduct research on social media in the Arab world and provide media training and communications services for public and private sectors.
He hosts a Gulf current affairs talk show on Sky News Arabia called ‘Arab Talks’, which is known for his interviews with intellectuals from around the Globe.
Dr Hattlan has worked as CEO of the Arab Strategy Forum (ASF), as a Senior Consultant to the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation and also as Editor in Chief of Forbes Arabia. He has also worked with the US TV channel ABC news and is currently an editorial board member of the World Policy Journal and a member of the Sky News Arabia advisory board.
He has published articles in leading international and Gulf newspapers and magazines, and continues to write daily and weekly columns for several newspapers in the GCC. In 2011 he published ‘The Street, Mr. President: Roots and Implications of the Arab Spring’.
Dr Al Hattlan holds degrees from various American Universities including Georgetown and Harvard.