Geraint Evans is the Commissioner of News and Current Affairs at S4C. He was previously a journalist at ITV Wales for 25 years. Initially a Reporter on the investigative current affairs series Y Byd ar Bedwar (The World on 4), he was then Series Editor for 18 years and also became ITV’s Head of Welsh Language Programmes.
He has received the Bafta Cymru award for Current Affairs on three occasions and also a Torc Award for excellence at the Celtic Media Festival.
Since joining S4C in 2019 he has re-launched the topical discussion series Pawb a’i Farn, and has commissioned several revealing current affairs documentaries, such as Llofruddiaeth Mike O’Leary (The Murder of Mike O’Leary), Prif Weinidog mewn Pandemig (Prime Minister in a Pandemic) and Cadw Cyfrinach (Keeping a Secret).
He has also been responsible for leading S4C’s news provision into the digital age with the launching of its own digital news service, Newyddion S4C.