Danni Hewson is the voice of Business on BBC Radio 5 Live. Danni regularly presents the station’s flagship business programme Wake Up To Money and demystifies complicated consumer issues for millions of listeners during the station’s breakfast and drive time programmes.
Danni is also a senior analyst for investment organisation AJ Bell.
With over 20 years of experience broadcasting on radio and TV Danni, she also appears on BBC Breakfast Television, the BBC News Channel,BBC Look North and the BBC World Service.
Danni has a passion for making financial reporting understandable and relevant to all audiences.
She loves to get under the skin of employers and employees and believes the beauty of 5 Live is its informality. She’s interviewed some of the UK’s most dynamic CEO’s including Alison Rose, Nigel Wilson, Dave Lewis and Peter Cowgill, but feels the most interesting and insightful commentary comes from bosses of SME’s.
Danni is an accomplished conference and event host and keynote speaker. She specialises in Business, Brexit, Consumer affairs, sustainability, climate change and workplace issues relating to Covid-19.
Danni has broadcast from fishing boats in the North Sea, dairy farms, construction sites and deep down in our last remaining coal mines.
She still lives in her native Yorkshire with her husband and two daughters.