WRITER & JOURNALIST
Christina Lamb is one of Britain’s leading foreign correspondents and a best-selling author. Currently Chief Foreign Correspondent for the Sunday Times, she has reported from most of the world’s hotspots, starting with Afghanistan after an unexpected wedding invitation led her to Karachi when she was just 21. Since then she has won 14 major awards including five times being named Foreign Correspondent of the Year and Europe’s top war reporting prize, the Prix Bayeux. She was made an OBE by Queen Elizabeth II in 2013.