|Born||21 November 1954|
Prior to her stint at L'espresso, she was the founding editor of the magazine D – la Repubblica delle donne, published since 1996 with the newspaper La Repubblica. Hamaui has voiced concerns about legislation on telecommunications introduced by the Berlusconi administration and proposed a provision that would temporarily bar the owners of TV stations (including Berlusconi) from buying up print media groups.
Currently she serves as editorial director of the periodicals of La Repubblica, and has the editorial supervision of various monthlies.
Hamaui was born in Cairo, Egypt. She earned a bachelor of arts degree in literature (with specialization in teaching) at Università Statale di Milano in 1978, and then studied at the Institute for Journalism Training in Milan.
- "Cambio alla direzione de L'espresso Manfellotto prende il posto della Hamaui" [Change the direction of L'Express, Manfellotto takes the place of Hamaui]. la Repubblica. 15 July 2010.
- L'espresso masthead
- RaiNews 24 announcement of Daniela Hamaui's appointment
- Gruppo Editoriale L'Espresso announcement
- Hamaui's position on the Berlusconi legislation