The show is hosted by the BBC’s Andrew Neil, presenter of the Daily and Sunday Politics shows. He is also Chairman of Spectator Magazines; ITP Magazines and World Media Rights. Neil made his name at The Sunday Times where he was an editor for 11 years. During his tenure Andrew Neil had probably the highest public profile of any British Newspaper Editor this century. It is his ability to provoke discussion and challenge how people think that makes him a formidable communicator and leader.