Mubashir Zaidi is a veteran Journalist and an Editor of the Dawn Media Group. Zaidi
is a highly committed, self-motivated award winning journalist, news manager and
TV show host and journalism trainer with a broad range of national and international
media experience. He has more than 23 years of experience including broadcast,
online, radio and print. He also has extensive experience and knowledge of digital media. Mubashir earlier
has been the first Digital Editor for the Dawn.com as well.
Zaidi has supervised news and programming operations of Pakistan’s first English language news channel
Dawn TV as Editor News and Current Affairs. Currently he is heading the news gathering and investigative
section of Dawn TV. He is currently hosting five-days-a-week show called Zara Hut Kay that focuses on
social issues, government and military corruption.
Previously Mubashir Zaidi has also worked with BBC World, Los Angeles Times and the Hindustan Times.
Zaidi has numerous exclusive reports to his credit that made world-wide headlines. He has extensive news
coverage and programming in Pakistan which remains the hub of global attention in news.
Mubashir Zaidi has a strong drive for news and has the ability to generate quality material from any part of
the world with his strong networking. Mubashir is a very strong advocate of journalism ethics and hold a
strong knowledge of international and local laws. In the past he has supervised programming at Dawn TV
and done some ground breaking shows which are available on the web. Mubashir has traveled to Turkey,
Afghanistan, Netherlands, UAE and London.