Marga Ortig Biography
Margarita Ortigas (also known as Marga Ortigas) is a writer and media relations consultant who formerly worked as an Al Jazeera English journalist. Marga Ortigas has experience with more than 25 years of television experience in Asia, Europe, and the Middle East.
How old is Marga Ortig? – Age
Ortig has not yet revealed her age.
Where did Marga Ortig go to school? – Education
Ortigas attended Ateneo de Manila University, where she majored in media and communications, and the University of Greenwich (UK), where she earned a Masters in Literature as a British Council Chevening scholar. She speaks Spanish and Tagalog in addition to English.
Ortig Wife – Family
Ortig’s family information remains private.
What is Ortig Salary?
Ortig’s salary is $262,000.
Ortig Net Worth
Ortig’s net worth is at least $6 million.
Marga Ortig Career
Ortigas began her career in the Philippines as a news anchor, reporter, and producer for ABS-CBN and GMA Network. From 2000 to 2005, Ortigas worked as a field producer, editor, and correspondent for CNN International news in London, spending a lot of time in Baghdad and the Middle East on assignment. Ortigas was Al Jazeera English’s Senior Asia reporter for 11 years, during which time he traveled extensively around the area. She discussed everything from China’s rise to tensions on the Korean peninsula, cross-border and intra-ASEAN disputes, and the various natural catastrophes that have struck Asia. She also covered the aftermath of Super Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines in 2013 and the Great East Japan Earthquake in 2011. Ortigas is one of Al Jazeera English’s founding journalists, having joined the channel in 2005. She is a powerful multi-media storyteller who can be found on Twitter, Facebook, and other platforms. She also maintains a blog at www.i-migrant.com. Ortigas was recognized for humanitarian reporting by the International Committee of the Red Cross in 2011.
GMA News Live (1991-1996) (GMA Network)
GMA Network News, 1992-1996 (GMA Network)