Anushka Asthana


Anushka whose journalistic career spans well over a decade, was recently announced as the Guardian’s political editor in a pioneering job share with Heather Stewart.

Before joining the Guardian, Anushka held several high profile roles including being the senior political correspondent at Sky News, chief political correspondent and columnist at the Times and policy editor at the Observer. She has also worked at the Washington Post and authored two reports for Mumsnet about women and politics.