Before anchoring 5 News, Emma co-presented the popular ITV breakfast show GMTV. Emma spent several years as presenter with Sky News, covering some of the biggest stories including the terrorist bombings of Glasgow Airport which earned her and the channel a BAFTA for best news coverage. Emma started her career as a business presenter at CNBC, broadcasting out of London and New York, and later was Sky News' business presenter during the 2008 banking crisis. Emma is a proud ambassador for the charities SOS Villages, RSPCA and Kicks Count.
Alongside her broadcasting career, Emma is an experienced conference host, moderator and awards presenter. Emma has worked with a wide range of businesses from FTSE 100 companies to trade associations and SME’s helping them deliver fantastic events. Clients have come from the worlds of banking, pharmaceuticals, telecoms, media, technology, construction, services, manufacturing, events and charities.
Past clients include Barclays, SSA, AEO, O2, BP, HSBC, Standard Bank, Novo Nordisk, Greene King, Morse, IOD, Serco, Vontobel Bank, Havas, Virgin, Sodexo and Zeiss. Emma has hosted events across the UK and in New York, Paris, Rome, Frankfurt, Cape Town, Amsterdam and Interlaken.
“Emma's combination of in-depth business knowledge and interviewing skills created the perfect foundation for our event. She questioned our panel in a skilful manner which helped to articulate our key messages, while bringing a sense of warmth and good humour to the proceedings. Emma is modern, dynamic moderator and one that we will certainly use again” Henk Potts, Director. Barclays, Wealth and Investment Management.
“Emma hosted the WealthBriefing European Awards 2015 at the Guildhall before an elite audience drawn from the City of London’s financial community. The event, venue and audience required a host with fathomless composure, assured presence, calm determination and supreme adaptability. Emma offered these qualities in abundance and her nerveless performance was a major contributor to the evening’s success." The Beehive Partnership