Edhem Fočo was born in 1972 in Sarajevo. He received his university education by studying at the Kulliyyah of Law and Shari’ah College at the International Islamic University of Malaysia. Throughout his professional career, he has honed his management skills, gaining valuable experience in a variety of sectors such as business consulting, international trade, information technology, and investment. His career has enabled him to create strong business connections across Europe, Africa, the Middle, and the Far East, especially in the areas of finance and public administration. Thanks to his active involvement, the media space of Southeast Europe has become richer since November 2011 for Al Jazeera Balkans, of which he is also the CEO.