Ayo Akinwolere

Ayo Akinwolere

Former Blue Peter presenter Ayo Akinwolere is a BBC Journalist, presenter, speaker and multiple BAFTA nominee and RTS Award winner. He also has his own production company, Milk First Productions, which he founded in late 2020 and has since released the documentary Yorkshire Cop: Police Racism and Me (2021).

Ayo spent five years presenting Blue Peter, from 2006-2011, and was always up for a challenge, no matter how dangerous. This included bungee jumping from a helicopter at 11,000 feet and completing the deepest open water swim at the time.

With such an established presence on our screens, Ayo has become a popular choice to host private and corporate events and conferences. With his extensive experience and endless enthusiasm, Ayo is a safe pair of hands for event organisers.

Contact Great British Speakers today to book former Blue Peter presenter Ayo Akinwolere for your next event.

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Just wanted to drop you a quick email to say that Ayo was absolutely amazing last week! Everything went smoothly, and he was a total pro throughout the whole process. Please pass on our thanks to Ayo – our client was really happy with everything and he made such a great addition to the team!
Sarah – Senior Producer

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