Keumars Afifi-Sabet is the Acting Features Editor for IT Pro, Cloud Pro and Channel Pro. He oversees the commissioning and publication of in-depth and long-form features across all three sites, including opinion articles and case studies. He also occasionally contributes his thoughts to the IT Pro Podcast, and writes content for the Business Briefing.
Having previously trained as an NCTJ-qualified journalist with News Associates, Keumars joined IT Pro as a staff writer in April 2018. Writing news articles, features and reviews, he specialised in the public sector, smart cities and fintech, while writing across a breadth of core topics including cyber security and cloud computing.
Before joining IT Pro, Keumars contributed to several online media outlets, including the Independent newspaper, Metro.co.uk, Huffington Post and London Student. He is a graduate of Queen Mary, University of London, where he earned a BSc in biomedical sciences.