Andrea is a highly experienced newscaster and broadcast journalist, who has reported from hot spots around the world. She was the first British journalist into Mazar-i-Shariff in Afghanistan after the city fell to the Northern Alliance and was among the first British television journalists to visit Guantanamo Bay.
Andrea was a newscaster for ITV1 for nine years, anchoring programmes from both Washington and Iraq, as well as presenting ITV1's flagship political programme The Sunday Edition. She subsequently joined business news broadcaster Bloomberg Television as one of its main anchors, and is now a weekly contributor to This Morning on ITV, as well as writing for The Mail on Sunday. In addition, in 2013 she presented BBC Radio 4's long running and much respected Woman's Hour and in 2015 hosted an edition of the station's The Media Show.
Born and raised in Northern Ireland, Andrea now lives in London. She speaks Spanish and French, and holds an honours degree in Law from the University of Manchester.
Andrea is a respected Conference Facilitator/Moderator and Awards Host, and can be booked through Prime Performers via our online booking enquiry form or alternatively by calling us on 020 7251 8222.
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