Evan Davis is the presenter of the hugely popular BBC2 business-reality show, Dragon’s Den and the BBC2 current affairs programme, Newsnight. He is also the former Radio 4 Today Programme presenter and BBC Economics Editor. He is a leading economist, journalist and presenter and has been responsible for reporting and analysing economic developments on a wide range of programmes on BBC radio and television, particularly the Ten O’Clock News.
He received the Work Foundation’s Broadcast Journalist of the Year award in 1998, 2001 and 2003, and won the Harold Wincott Business Broadcaster of the Year award in 2002. He has appeared several times on the topical comedy quiz show, Have I Got News for You.
He is the author of “Public Spending”, published by Penguin and also a co-author of the “Penguin Dictionary of Economics” and the “Penguin Dictionary of Business”. In 2017 his book, the acclaimed “Post Truth”, was published.