FT’s Ahmed to become its sports correspondent
Murad Ahmed, who has been covering the gambling, hotels, restaurants and tourism industries for the Financial Times since early 2015, is becoming the paper’s sports correspondent.
Ahmed expects to move into his new position by September.
Before covering leisure industries, Ahmed was a tech reporter in London covering European tech companies. He joined the FT in July 2014 after six years of covering tech for The Times of London.
He also was a general news and business reporter for The Times for two years.
Ahmed holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Cambridge and a master’s degree in journalism from the University of London.