Nick Walshe is the former Head of Global Newsgathering for Al Jazeera English; reporter, producer, presenter and programme editor for ITN, ITV and BBC. Currently he is the media partner at media971 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Nick has worked at media971 for over 7 years, during this past 7 years, he has advised senior managers on successful TV and digital channel launches; project managed complex editorial and technical training programmes; and trained journalists in most journalism skills.
Nick has trained spokespeople and senior managers to deal with the media for 25 years. He also specialises in crisis communications training in the airline industry.
Based on his own experience covering the world's biggest news stories, Nick prepares tailormade training programmes focused on the client's industry and seniority.
Media training clients include: JP Morgan, Emirates Airline, British Council, Audi, Mubadala, Hay Group and dnata.
He has an ongoing contract training senior and middle managers at Qatar Airways in crisis communications.