AN INSIGHT INTO THE FUTURE OF GLOBAL BUSINESS

About Horizons

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Horizons unearths the stories behind the latest science that is changing our lives. Now in its sixth series we meet the global CEOs, entrepreneurs, innovators and game-changers who are tackling the globe’s biggest challenges.

Watch on BBC World News:
Saturdays – 01:30 and 08:30 GMT
Sundays – 15:30 and 21:30 GMT


Horizons unearths the stories behind the latest science that is changing our lives. Now in its sixth series we meet the global CEOs, entrepreneurs, innovators and game-changers who are tackling the globe’s biggest challenges.

The world is experiencing rapid technology-fuelled disruption. It is starting to reshape the landscape of many industries from food to energy, medicine to waste. We report on the latest discoveries, devices and developments from across the globe that will shake up our businesses and economies in the decades ahead.
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About Adam Shaw

Adam Shaw
Adam Shaw has an unrivalled skill for communicating the world of international business in plain and understandable terms.
Adam Shaw has an unrivalled skill for communicating the world of international business in plain and understandable terms.

Adam Shaw has become one of the most recognisable faces of business journalism on television after four series of presenting Horizons. He was also the presenter of the award winning Working Lunch on BBC 2.

He was the lead business presenter of Radio 4’s Today programme, which is one of the most powerful news and current affairs programmes in the UK. He often reports for BBC1’s Panorama, which is the longest running current affairs programme in the world. He was also the presenter of the Financial World Tonight and Wake Up To Money.

He is the author of a number of books on politics and finance and has won the accolade of Broadcaster of the Year from both The Plain English Campaign and the Association of British Insurers, amongst other awards.

He is an avid Tweeter and blogger. In addition to his passion for demystifying the complicated world of finances and business, Adam has a keen interest in the theatre and, as a young actor, even spent a season at the Royal Shakespeare Company!
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