Adrian Finighan - Al Jazeera Media Institute

Adrian Finighan


As an international and UK television news anchor and correspondent Adrian Finighan has covered nearly every major event of the last 20 years. He has interviewed many high profile politicians, business leaders and newsmakers and, thanks to his work at Al Jazeera, CNN and BBC World is a recognisable face all over the planet. Finighan began his career as a local radio reporter in South Wales in 1983. He graduated first to national radio, appearing regularly on BBC Radio’s 1 & 2, and then to television via the BBC’s Business & Economics Unit presenting, producing and reporting for programmes such as Business Breakfast and World Business Report.