Born and raised in Sydney to Syrian migrants, Omar has worked at numerous media organisations; including Ten News, Sky News, News Corp, and Prime7.
Notably, Omar covered the 2016 US Election for SBS as a Video Journalist and Chief of Staff. Based in Washington DC and New York, he followed Donald Trump's camp across the country before and after his historic victory.
Omar also hit the hustings in Australia, following both parties during the country's 2016 Federal Election.
He was selected to participate in the CNN Journalism Fellowship at its World Headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia.
Omar Dabbagh is also an accredited Lawyer.