About 

  • Inga Thordar is the Executive Editor of CNN Digital Worldwide, overseeing all international news, sport and programming teams.

    Thordar oversees teams of journalists in London, Hong Kong, Abu Dhabi, Lagos and NY who produce, write and distribute CNN's multi-platform journalism globally across an array of digital platforms.

    She was previously Senior Editor on BBC World bringing together TV and digital production teams and commissioning.

    Thordar edited the BBC's news front page as well as lead digital innovations on both TV and radio platforms. Prior to that, she led a team of video journalists at the BBC who used the latest technology available to create innovative quality videos for digital and TV properties.

    An Iceland native, Thordar is based in London and a graduate of SOAS, University College London and the University of Iceland.