Journalist, Moderator & Presenter

Chris Burns is a Franco-American journalist, moderator and media expert with decades of reporting experience in Europe, the U.S., Africa, Central Asia and the Middle East. He’s covered wars, terror attacks, election battles, financial crises, disasters and film festivals. For Euronews he did magazine shows around the world and hosted the hard talk show “The Network”. He was a Bloomberg TV financial reporter based in Brussels and Berlin, and a CNN correspondent based in Germany and the White House. He reported for the Associated Press based in Paris, New York and Nashville.

He’s also a media consultant, media trainer and video producer, and has moderated panels for the World Economic Forum, OECD, OSCE, United Nations, World Bank, EU institutions, NGOs and the private sector. He graduated in Political Economy at the University of California, Berkeley, and did post-grad studies in Europe. Chris speaks five languages, has dual US-French nationality, plays tennis, piano and guitar.