Emily Kasriel

Emily Kasriel is an experienced media executive who has worked on a range of high-profile projects for the BBC including leading the BBC 100 Crossing Divides around the Globe and developing the flagship BBC 100 Share Your Story for the BBC Centenary. She has a particular interest in deep listening, researching the field as a practitioner in residence at the London School of Economics and publishing her research in the Stanford Social Innovation Review.

Emily is also an accredited executive coach and serves on the board of The Wingate Foundation. She was previously a senior adviser to the Skoll Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship and a visiting fellow at Said Business School at the University of Oxford. Emily’s expertise in solutions-based journalism and deep listening make her insights on our panel “Using the news to tackle polarisation and strengthen democracy” invaluable.