BBC has tapped Sam Clack as a journalist covering national and international economics and business news.
He joins from BBC Radio 5 Live, where he was a broadcast journalist.
He has also worked freelance and has previously covered news reading and reported for the BBC with shifts at Bauer and Global among others. He was also a broadcast journalist at Metro Radio in the UK.
Clack holds a postgraduate diploma in broadcast journalism from the University of Central Lancashire.