George Alagiah

George Alagiah presents the Six O’Clock News, Britain’s most-watched news programme, and World News Today for the BBC’s global channel. Before going behind the studio desk, he was one of the BBC’s leading foreign correspondents, recognised throughout the industry for his reporting on some of the most significant events of the last 15 years.

George Alagiah has chaired several live events for corporate and statutory bodies, and has spoken at the Royal Geographical Society, the Royal Society for Arts, the Royal Overseas League and to corporate audiences in investment banking, energy and insurance. His appearances at literary festivals include Cheltenham, Dartington, Haye-on-Wye and London.