Tanya Beckett

Television & Radio Journalist

Tanya Beckett is an English television and radio journalist who has worked in broadcasting and the media for over twenty years. She started out at the FT, then moved on to CNBC, Sky News, CNN and since 1998, the BBC. Tanya has worked on a variety of programmes on BBC World News, the NewsChannel, Radio 4 and BBC1 and BBC2, including Our World, Working Lunch, Today, World Business Report, Newsnight and World Business Report. Tanya works in live news and documentaries in TV and radio.

She spent three years living in and reporting from New York for the BBC. Prior to becoming a broadcaster, Tanya worked as an investment banker for five years in credit analysis and then debt restructuring. She worked first at Citibank, London, then Commerzbank, Frankfurt. Tanya speaks fluent German and good French. Tanya has a degree from Oxford University in Metallurgy and Materials Science, has three children, plays tennis, runs and renovates old houses.

To book Tanya Beckett 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, Tanya is known to cover the following topics:

  • Current Economic Conditions In The UK & Abroad
  • How Broadcast Media Works
  • Brexit & The European Union


“I am just emailing to say thank you for your work and presentation at the APA last night. I know members enjoyed the talk and event and you certainly left them with food for thought. Thank you so much for a memorable and thought-provoking summary of Brexit.” – Clive, Kreston Reeves LLP