Agent: Mark Lucas
Matt Frei is Europe Editor and Presenter at Channel 4 News. Prior to this he was their Washington Correspondent for two years and has reported on the Americas on everything from business and culture to US foreign policy and its view of the world. He is also part of the presenting team across Channel 4's news and current affairs portfolio, including the award-winning Dispatches programme.
Matt previously anchored the BBC World News America bulletin and was also Washington Correspondent. He presented a weekly radio show called Americana, and in two decades at the corporation reported from Bonn, Rome, Bosnia, Kosovo, North Africa, Hong Kong and Singapore.
He joined the BBC in 1986 shortly after graduating and witnessed many dramatic events including the fall of the Berlin Wall and reported on the intifada and the Gulf War as the London foreign affairs correspondent.
He is the author of Only In America (HarperCollins, 2009), where he goes under the skin of the nation's capital to unravel the paradoxes of the world's last remaining superpower.