Dharshini David


A globally renowned and immensely respected broadcaster, economist and author, Dharshini David has an abundance of experience and expertise as a keynote speaker and conference chair. An accomplished presenter of financial programmes, Dharshini has fronted shows across the BBC and Sky News highlighting her prowess and acumen within journalism. David is an immensely experienced business and economics journalist that is not only eloquent but also extremely comfortable at analysing and debunking economic developments while she is probing business leaders about their accounts. Having spoken at and chaired numerous financial conferences and other events, whether it be women in leadership forums or literature festivals, the very adept event host is able to effortlessly manage panel discussions and conduct compelling on-stage interviews.

Initially recruited by the BBC as a economics correspondent, Dharshini worked on national news bulletins and also presented Panorama and one of the globes most famous economical events, BBC‘s Wall Street coverage from New York as the financial crisis took hold. An adaptable, versatile and professional broadcaster, Dharshini David has also presented general and political news programmes and co-presented Sky‘s flagship Sky News Tonight programme alongside Adam Boulton.

Dharshini has not only excelled as a journalist but also as a businesswoman having worked as an economist in the City and has also been the HSBC Investment Bank‘s UK Economist and government. Spending time advising Tesco‘s board and its then CEO, Sir Terry Leahy, on broadcast media strategy, Dharshini has a diverse and extensive skillset making her the ideal speaker or host that is available to hire for any event, dinner or function through the Champions Speakers agency.

Notably publishing her first book, The Almighty Dollar, Dharshini David expertly explains in accessible the economic foundations that underpin the modern world in an easy to understand and relatable way. Now working as a freelance journalist alongside her work as a speaker, Dharshini is regularly called upon to provide economic commentary on domestic and international issues across a range of print, broadcast and specialist outlets and is a presenter for several programmes including Today on Radio 4.

One of the world’s leading economic journalists that is not only held in the highest regard but also tremendously popular, Dharshini David’s various prestigious employments truly speak for themselves and showcase her prowess and stature within her field of expertise. The ideal speaker or event host that is certain to deliver a flawless performance at your next occasion, Dharshini David is available to hire through the Champions Speakers agency.

To book Dharshini David as the broadcaster for 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.