Evan Harold Davis
(born 1962) is a British economist, journalist, and BBC presenter. He was economics editor for the BBC Newsnight programme from 1997 to 2001, and edited the BBC's Evanomics
blog. Since 2008 he has been a regular presenter on Radio 4's Today
programme. He also presents The Bottom Line
on Radio 4, and Dragon's Den
Davis lives with his partner Guillaume Baltz, a French landscape architect.
Davis was ranked number 1 in the Independent on Sunday's Pink List 2008. The citation included "Intelligent, with a less adversarial style than John Humphrys, Davis is considered the perfect complement to the existing roster of heavyweights."
In July 2014 it was announced that he was to replace Jeremy Paxman as presenter on Newsnight.
- ↑ http://guardian.co.uk/media/2005/nov/06/broadcasting.observerreview
- ↑ http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/the-iiosi-pink-list-2008-852032.html
- ↑ http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-28401058 BBC News