Pooneh Ghoddoosi Biography
Pooneh Ghoddoosi is a British journalist and broadcaster. She is one of the BBC’s select group of multilingual presenters. In addition, she assists the BBC in securing external funding through partnerships in order to produce more programs and reach a larger audience.
Pooneh Ghoddoosi Age
How old is Ghoddoosi? She is 51 years old as of 2024. She was born in 1971 in Tehran, Iran. Ghoddoosi has not revealed information regarding her date of birth, therefore it is not known when she celebrates her birthday.
Pooneh Ghoddoosi Education
Ghoddoosi attended and graduated from Azad University-Tehran where he earned a Bachelor’s degree in English language and translation between 1989 and 1993. She then went on to complete her postgraduate studies in journalism and photography at the University of Toronto from 1997 to 1999.
Pooneh Ghoddoosi Height|Weight
Ghoddoosi stands on an average height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs around 70kgs
Pooneh Ghoddoosi Family
She was born in Iran, however, she has not revealed information regarding her family members. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.
Pooneh Ghoddoosi Husband
Ghoddoosi likes to keep his personal life private, hence she has not disclosed information about whether she is in a relationship or not.
Pooneh Ghoddoosi Children
She likes to keep her personal life private, hence she has not disclosed information about whether she has children or not. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.
Pooneh Ghoddoosi Career
With more than 20 years of serving at BBC, she has edited, produced, and presented a variety of programs on BBC World News, BBC Persian Television, and BBC World Service Radio. In addition, she presented the award-winning Interactive program, “Nowbat-e-Shoma” (Your Turn) on BBC Persian Television for four years.
Ghoddoosi has also worked as a Senior Media Trainer with the BBC Academy’s College of Journalism. She managed a project that examined and promoted the effective use of social media and user-generated content across BBC Global News in 2009. This resulted in a new set of editorial guidelines for social media and UGC, being used by all staff. She is also a voice-over artist and a public speaker. She started her broadcasting career in 1990 in her birthplace, Iran, working for The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal.
Ghoddoosi is a skillful senior media trainer at the BBC Academy, where she teaches social and digital journalism, media law, rights, and editorial leadership. Moreover, she has designed and delivered courses in Nepal, Senegal, Singapore, Kenya, and Hong Kong, among other places. She frequently speaks at international conferences and university events, as well as moderating panels, awards, town hall meetings, and think tank seminars.
At BBC Global News, she oversaw a project on the effective use of social media and user-generated content in 2009-2010. The project resulted in new editorial guidelines, which are now used by the BBC World Service. Ghoddoosi started working as a fixer and local journalist for the New York Times in Iran in 1990 and has since worked for a variety of international media outlets, including The Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, Daily Telegraph, Financial Times, Boston Globe, and PBS.
Pooneh Ghoddoosi Salary|Net Worth
Ghoddoosi has an estimated salary ranging between $70,000 – $125,000 and has an estimated net worth of $1 Million -$5 Million which she earned from her broadcasting career.
Pooneh Ghoddoosi Social Media Platforms
Ghoddoosi is very active on social media platforms and has over 97.7k followers on Twitter, 9.1k followers on Instagram, and over 4k followers on Facebook.