Jane Witherspoon

International Presenter, Journalist, Moderator & Host

Jane Witherspoon is Bureau Chief, Euronews Dubai. Jane joined Euronews in January 2019 with a special focus on news and magazine programmes. She is regularly featured in some of Euronews’ best-known titles, like Target, Business Line and Taste. As part of this coverage, Jane has interviewed high-profile personalities, including millionaire entrepreneur Huda Kattan and chef Gordon Ramsay, EU Ambassador to the UAE, Andrea Matteo Fontana and star architect Santiago Calatrava to name a few. Recent public speaking engagements include hosting and moderating sessions at Global Cybersecurity Forum, Future Investment Initiative (FII) and the Tourism Recovery Summit in Riyadh as well as 2020 GITEX (UAE-Israel Future Digital Economy Summit) and Ai Everything conferences at Dubai World Trade Centre and the 2019 World Government Summit. Prior to Euronews, she worked as entertainment correspondent for Sky News and news reporter for the BBC. She also conducted extensive work as a freelancer for ITV, Reuters, and Getty. Jane has covered significant events such as the US Presidential elections, the London Olympics, and the Oscars, and interviewed numerous A-list stars from Madonna to George Clooney and Tom Cruise, as well as British Prime Minister Boris Johnson. Jane holds a BA (Hons) degree in Media for the Liverpool John Moores University