- source： Beijing Global Talents Exchange Association
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A broadcast journalist for most of his working life, Maher was a highly recognized personality across networks of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) in Melbourne for more than 20 years.
He once taught in the department of journalism of Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT)-Australia’s largest university.
Maher’s Chinese adventure began in 2003 as Voice Coach with the English service of China Radio International (CRI). Six month later, Maher had been offered a job at China Central Television (CCTV) as Voice Coach of the English Channel CCTV9 and became the first non-Asian face to front the program in CCTV.
In 2007, Maher was awarded the Chinese government “Friendship Award” and was received by previous premier Wen Jiabao
He left CCTV in January 2017. Since then, Maher has been engaged in public speaking and voice training activities in Communication University of China and Wanda etc.