With nearly a decade of experience in the media industry, Olivia is a professional and versatile moderator who is regularly invited to MC and host events.

Her expertise lies in presenting international summits, conferences, ceremonies, panels and corporate events. She has moderated at the World Economic Forum, Forbes DA Women’s Summit, LEGO Idea Conference, Watches and Wonders and many more.

Olivia Kinghorst – Selection of topics for moderations

  • Business, Startups, Innovation, Future of work, Careers, Culture, Education, Retail

Olivia was a television anchor and journalist for CNN Money Switzerland, an English-speaking channel covering business, tech and lifestyle news. During this time, she hosted live business programs, reported on major events such as the World Economic Forum in Davos and hosted a show on blockchain.

She was most recently a senior editor at Forbes DA where she profiled the leading business minds and entrepreneurs of the DACH region. She also moderated at the Forbes DA Women’s Summit in 2020 and 2021 and 30 Under 30 Summit. She is currently moderating a fintech and business series with the international service of the Swiss Broadcasting Corporation.

Olivia is interested in stories at the intersection of business, culture, education, the future of work and innovation. She is passionate about building cross-cultural bridges and moderates internationally.

Olivia was born and raised in Sydney, Australia and is currently based in Zurich, Switzerland. She speaks English, Cantonese, German, some Swedish, Danish, Mandarin, and French. She completed her Masters in Journalism at Columbia University in New York.