Naga Munchetty is a journalist and broadcaster – she hosts her own programme on BBC Radio 5 Live and is one of the main presenters on BBC Breakfast.
Her career as a journalist began at the Evening Standard and The Observer newspapers, before moving into reporting for Reuters Financial Television. Her love of financial matters, news and television led her to CNBC Europe where she became an Executive Producer. She has also worked as a Producer and Reporter for Channel 4 News, before anchoring for Bloomberg Television.
Outside of broadcast, Naga is passionate about golf; she plays off a handicap of 8 and in 2013 was crowned the winner of Celebrity Mastermind on the subject of The Ryder Cup. In 2014 she was named by the Asian Power List as one of the UKs most powerful Asian females, and in 2018 she collected the ’Media Personality of the Year’ award at the Asian Media Awards.
Naga is a supporter of many charities and causes close to her heart, including mental health, education, women’s rights and animal welfare.
Naga is moderator at the ODI Summit 2021.