Receive our newsletter - data, analysis and deep insights on FDI delivered to you

Sebastian Shehadi

@seblebanon
media image

Political editor

Sebastian Shehadi is political editor and senior editor at Investment Monitor and joined New Statesman Media Group from the Financial Times, where he was an editor at fDi Magazine. He takes special interest in tourism, tier-two cities, green energy, real estate and emerging markets, and has written for the FT, the BBC, New Statesman, Sifted and Middle East Eye. Prior to his career in journalism, Sebastian served as a political risk analyst at Citibank. He can be found on LinkedIn.

Articles by Sebastian Shehadi
media image

Will Biden punish Britain for Brexit?

Joe Biden's Irish ancestry and opposition to Brexit means many in the UK are looking on nervously given that a trade deal with the US is yet to be agreed.

media image

The state of play: FDI in Lebanon

Lebanon hits above its weight in terms of attracting foreign investors, but interest in the country has been deterred by economic and political unrest – especially in 2020.

media image

The state of play: FDI in Hong Kong

With a regulatory system built on the UK models and English widely spoken, Hong Kong offers a comfortable gateway for Western investors entering Asia – but is this advantage crumbling?

30 resultsShow more