Declan Curry

Northern Irish Freelance Journalist, Presenter & Businessman

Curry started working for the BBC in 1994. He worked on the BBC News Channel from the channel’s inception in 1997. He has also worked for BBC World NewsRadio 5 Live, and Radio 4. Curry is best known for his reporting of the happenings in the London Stock Exchange and other British economic news, particularly during the Breakfast programme on BBC One and BBC News Channel.

On 6 October 2008, Curry began a new role as presenter of BBC Two‘s Working Lunch, alongside Naga Munchetty, replacing the previous team headed by Adrian Chiles and Adam Shaw. After the programme ended in July 2010 Curry was a regular host of Your Money on the BBC News Channel on Saturday mornings until August 2014. Curry introduced the business and finance reports on Radio 5 Live’Drive programme and has also presented the programme on occasions.

From 5 September 2010, Curry presented On the Money, a Sunday evening business programme on Radio 5 Live, and later hosting the business debate programme Show Me The Money on the News Channel, also on Sunday evening at 21.30. At the end of summer 2014, Curry, who has been freelance for many years, decided to stop making long-term programmes for the BBC. He now concentrates on print journalism, public speaking and acting as a business conference chair.

To book Declan Curry to make a personal appearance at your corporate event, function or conference, simply contact the Champions Speakers agency by emailing agent@championsukplc.com or by calling a booking agent directly on 0207 1010 553.

When at corporate events, Declan is known to cover the following topics:

  • Finance & Futurism
  • British Journalism
  • Presenting & Broadcasting