Katie Prescott

The Times, Technology Business Editor

Digital Transformation, Cybersecurity
Finance, Business
Katie Prescott


Katie Prescott is one of the UK's best-known business journalists. A familiar voice to millions of listeners after a decade of reporting for the BBC, Katie was the Senior Lead Business Presenter for Radio 4's Today Programme and a Business Correspondent across BBC News on TV, radio, and online. She's now the Technology Business Editor for The Times and a weekly columnist for the newspaper's award-winning business section. Across the fast-changing landscape of tech, media, and telecoms, Katie brings all the key stories to readers, listeners, and viewers across Times platforms. At the BBC, Katie worked across all the corporation's major news outlets as the on-screen face and voice explaining and analyzing the tumultuous changes wrought by COVID-19, the European debt crisis, and new technology, in addition to the challenges of sustainability and climate change.