Morwen Williams is Head of UK Operations for BBC News, leading the technical and studio teams of BBC News and managing multi-million-pound budgets. She is responsible for creative technical news gathering for stories as well as all news studios in London and Salford at MediaCity, and is responsible for a team of more than 700 people.
Previously she was BBC News’s Deputy UK Editor and led on major special events in the UK, and has worked in BBC regions in London and Manchester.
Morwen is married, with two sons at university. A keen road cyclist and loves skiing, she comes from a family of award-winning grocers, who know a thing or two about cheese..