Larry Madowo

Correspondent, CNN International

Larry is the Africa Business Editor for BBC World News. He is one of Africa's leading journalists and was previously Technology Editor and an Anchor at NTV Kenya. He has a vast experience in broadcasting, having worked with CNBC Africa and KTN Kenya. Larry is also a pioneering digital journalist on the continent with a following of over three million on social media. He was previously a Business Anchor with CNBC Africa in Johannesburg and KTN Kenya. He has also contributed to The Guardian, Associated Press, Public Radio International, ABC News Australia and RTÉ Ireland. He has interviewed presidents and prime ministers, global business leaders, Oscar and Grammy winners and everyone in between. Larry has reported from nearly 40 countries in 4 continents. He has been a mentor at a small business incubator in Nairobi, a director for a nonprofit working with underprivileged communities and was once studying to be a priest. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication