Matt Brittin President EMEA, Google Matt is among the most senior global leaders at Google; and is responsible for all their operations in Europe, Africa and the Middle East. He discusses his memorable appearance before Parliament to defend the company's controversial tax affairs and how google is disrupting the media establishment.
Alastair Campbell Political communicator and strategist One of the architects of New Labour, Alastair played a pivotal role in Tony Blair's landslide victory in 1997. He talks about the behind-the-scenes mechanics of running the Prime Minister's media operation and gives us his view on the future direction of the Labour Party.
Sir Lynton Crosby Political Strategist Sir Lynton is credited with winning the 2015 UK General Election for the Conservatives. In this interview, he reveals the goings-on behind the scenes during the recent election, explains why he feels Boris has the skills to lead, and says why he thinks the Labour Party has now lost its way.
Bruce Daisley VP Europe, Twitter Bruce runs Twitter's business in Europe. He talks about their work to tackle trolls, the verification process, the legal challenges of differing censorship rules in multiple jurisdictions, and his plans to grow the business.
Andy Hamilton Comedian and screenwriter Creator of Outnumbered, Drop the Dead Donkey, and regular panellist on QI, Have I Got News For You and The News Quiz, Andy discusses the comedy business and crowdfunding his first novel.
Katie Hopkins MailOnline columnist & LBC presenter Stalwart of a number of ‘celebrity’ TV shows, the right-wing firebrand is robustly challenged on her controversial views. Does she really believe much of what she says - or is it all to grab attention?
John Humphrys BBC Journalist and Presenter Having presented Mastermind for 12 years and the Today programme for more than 25 years, John talks us through his career, outlines a typical day on Today, and gives advice on how to survive his interviews.
Christian May Editor, City AM Appointed Editor aged 28 with no prior senior editorial experience, Christian describes his shock transition from PR and public affairs into journalism - and reveals the ups and downs of life sitting in the Editor's chair.
Sir Trevor McDonald Journalist and News Anchor One of the best-known journalists in the UK, Sir Trevor has reported from some of the most dangerous places in the world. He condemns the media for an undue over-focus on 'balance' and reveals behind-the-scenes stories from his time on News at Ten, interviewing Saddam Hussein, Muammar Gaddafi, and Nelson Mandela.
Nick Ross Broadcaster Now a crime consultant and author, Nick discusses his broadcasting career; reveals why the police were initially reluctant to support Crimewatch, and talks in detail about the murder of Jill Dando.
Jacqui Smith Former Home Secretary Jacqui Smith was the first woman to hold the office of Home Secretary. Now a lobbyist and NHS executive, she describes being at the center of the expenses scandal and criticises the media for targeting women politicians.
Sir Martin Sorrell CEO, WPP Running the largest marketing and PR company in the world, Sir Martin describes how he built the business, offers insights into the current media landscape, and explains why he's worth every penny of his £60m pay packet.
Paul Staines "Guido Fawkes" Paul runs political blog Guido Fawkes, whose exposés have led to multiple resignations. He challenges the "cosy relationship" between politicians and lobby journalists, and discusses potential launches in India and Australia.
Jeremy Vine BBC Journalist and Presenter Jeremy's lunchtime show on BBC Radio 2 is Europe's most-listened-to news radio programme. In this extended interview, he explains how his daily radio show works behind the scenes and has candid advice for ambitious would-be presenters.