Rana Foroohar – Bio, Age, Net Worth, Height, Married, Nationality, Body Measurement, Career


Popular American columnist and associate editor at “Financial Times” Rana Foroohar. CNN also recognizes Rana Foroohar as its worldwide economic commentator.

Early Life

Rana Aylin Foroohar was born on March 4, 1970 as Rana Foroohar. She was born in Frankfort, Indiana, in the United States. She is currently 52 years old and a citizen of the United States. Similarly, the columnist is a Christian and her birth sign as of her date of birth is Pisces.

Regarding her relatives, she was born to her father Aygen Erol Dogar and her mother Ann. Engineer and immigrant from Turkey, her father is an architect. Additionally, he owns a small manufacturing company in the Midwest. Similarly, her mother is a teacher, and she is the daughter of English and Swedish immigrants. Rana is the only child of her parents, and she was raised in a caring home.


Regarding her educational background, Rana graduated from Frankfort Senior High School in 1988. She attended Barnard College and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature after completing high school.

Profession and Working Life

Rana began her work at Newsweek as an economic and foreign affairs editor. She also served as a foreign journalist based in London, covering Europe and the Middle East. She worked for Newsweek for thirteen years. She got the German Marshall Fund’s Peter Weitz Award for outstanding transatlantic reporting when she was there. In addition, she has received prizes from institutions including the East-West Center and the Johns Hopkins School of International Affairs. In addition, she is a member for life of the Council on Foreign Relations.

After her departure from Newsweek, she joined Time magazine. Six years were spent as an assistant managing director and economic columnist. She joined Financial Times in 2017 and is located in New York as a global business columnist and associate editor.


Similarly, in 2016 she penned and released her first book, “Makers and Takers: The Rise of Finance and the Fall of American Business.” The book made the 2016 Financial Times and McKinsey Business Book of the Year Award shortlist. In November 2019, she published her second book, “Don’t Be Evil: How Big Tech Betrayed Its Founding Principles—and Us All.”

Net Worth

Throughout her career, Rana Faroohar has earned a substantial amount of money. According to various resources, she has an estimated current net worth of around $1 million US dollars. Her primary source of income is as a business columnist. Her fortune enables her to live a simple life.

Relationship Status

In terms of her romantic status, she has been married twice in her lifetime. She was previously wed to Kambiz Faroohar. Bloomberg’s Kambiz is an Iranian-British journalist. However, she and Kimbaz split for personal reasons. In 2013, she then married her current spouse, John Sedgwick. The wedding was held in Stockbridge, Massachusetts, United States.

They have a boy named Alex Sedgwick and a daughter named Darya Sedgwick. She resides in Brooklyn with her current spouse and children. Robert Minturn Sedgwick, her father-in-law, is also an investment specialist. Additionally, she has authored a book about her father-in-law.

Body Measurement and Social Media

By increasing her physical measures, Rana has become an attractive and beautiful woman. Regarding her height, she is 5 feet 6 inches tall (1.67 meters). Similarly, her weight, breast size, hip size, waist size, etc. are not currently known. Additionally, she has light brown hair and gorgeous black eyes.

Twitter is the only social media platform on which she is active. In January 2012, she joined Twitter and is currently a verified member. Her Twitter account @RanaForoohar has more than 32,000 followers.