Trustee, British Council
Kirsty has spent over 30 years working as a journalist and foreign correspondent for the BBC, The Sunday Times and Channel 4 News. She presents the BBC’s flagship arts programme, Front Row on Radio 4 and was, until recently, a television anchor on World News Today. She is a trustee of the British Council and has been a visiting professor at Columbia University, New York. She has also chaired the Orange Prize for Fiction.