Matt Frei is Europe Editor and Presenter at Channel 4 News.
This year he has led the Channel 4 News coverage of events in Ukraine from the crash site of Malaysia flight MH17, to the tensions in Crimea and reported live from Independence Square on Kiev’s bloodiest day. He has also secured major interviews with Bill Clinton, George W Bush and Aung San Suu Kyi.
Prior to his appointment as Europe Editor for Channel 4 News, Frei was the Washington Correspondent for two years and has reported on the Americas on everything from business and culture to US foreign policy and its view of the world.
He is also part of the presenting team across Channel 4's news and current affairs portfolio, including the award-winning Dispatches programme.
Matt previously anchored the BBC World News America bulletin and was also Washington Correspondent. He presented a weekly radio show called Americana, and in two decades at the corporation reported from Bonn, Rome, Bosnia, Kosovo, North Africa, Hong Kong and Singapore.
He is the author of two books: Italy: The Unfinished Revolution published in 1996 by Random House and Mandarin books and Only In America published in 2008 by 4th Estate.
We’re joined by the Chief Executive of the London Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Richard Burge and Farhana Yamin, an environmental lawyer who played a key role in the Paris Agreement.
Diana Choyleva is the Chief Economist for Enodo Economics – a macroeconomic and political forecasting company that focuses on China, and Katie Martin is the Capital Markets Editor for the Financial Times.
Kim Masters is in Los Angeles and is editor-at-large for the Hollywood Reporter,
Head of the Environment Agency, Sir James Bevan
Dr Rosalind Eggo is an infectious disease modeller at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.
How many people are allowed to come and work in this country isn’t just a question about our economy.
For the first time, the multi-award winning writer, actor and comedian Stephen Fry has put his writing to music.
The European Union’s chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier has declared that the UK cannot expect a future trade deal with the EU to be similar to that with Canada – because it’s simply too close, geographically.
The Environment Minister Rebecca Pow says that even more homes would have been flooded if it weren’t for 20 years of flood defence investment.
We’re joined by Craig Oliver, who served as David Cameron’s communications chief in No.10, and by Anita Boateng, who was a special advisor to David Lidington and Brandon Lewis.
Chinese artist and dissident Ai Weiwei has had his share of clashes with the authorities in his home country over the years.
Dr Sylvie Briand is the Director of Pandemic and Epidemic Diseases at the World Health Organisation.
I spoke to senior Democrat Joe Crowley. He represented New York’s 14th Congressional district for 20 years before losing the seat to Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a fellow Democrat but much further to the left.
A number of British people are amongst the 3,700 passengers stuck on board the quarantined cruise ship, the Diamond Princess.
How have Boris Johnson’s words gone down in Europe? By chance – here in London today was one of Germany’s most influential politicians from the ruling Christian Democrats – Norbett Rottgen, Chair of the Bundestag Foreign Affairs Committee.