Matt Frei

Matt Frei is a presenter at Channel 4 News and the current Europe Editor. He is also part of the wider presenting team across Channel 4’s news and current affairs portfolio, including the award- winning ‘Dispatches’ programme.

Matt won an Emmy in October 2017 for his Syria coverage and also the Bayeux war correspondents award. Previous awards include RTS Foreign Story of the Year 1999 (East Timor) and RTS Journalist of the Year 2015 – an award he was also re-awarded in 2017. Matt also won a BAFTA for ‘Best News Coverage’ in 2016 for his coverage for the Paris Attacks and has received the Peabody Award 2010, the DuPont Award (Haiti Earthquake) 2011 and the Bayeux-Calvados Award in 2000 for war reporting.

Matt and his team  won the 2020 International Emmy for their coverage of unrest in Hong Kong.