Tim Watkin

Executive Producer Podcasts and Series, RNZ, New Zealand

Tim Watkin has worked in journalism for more than two decades, including at the New Zealand Herald, as deputy editor for the *Listener*, and more recently as a producer for TVNZ’s Q+A and TV3’s The Vote and The Nation. He has written for the Guardian and the Washington Post, blog sat Pundit.co.nz and is currently Executive Producer, Podcasts & Series at RNZ. He presented at Radiodays Asia 2019.

RNZ podcasts – such as Gone Fishing, The Service, The 9th Floor and White Silence – have had more than 40 million listens in the past year, frequently top the podcast charts in New Zealand and have won more than 20awards at the New York Festival of Radio, the AIBs, Voyager Media Awards and NZ Radio Awards.