Laurence Lee

Al Jazeera / Senior correspondent

Laurence Lee




Laurence Lee is a multiple award winning foreign correspondent. He has worked for Al Jazeera English since 2008 and is based in London. Before that he worked at Sky News and the BBC for twenty years.

As one of the channel most high profile correspondents, he has reported on a range of issues over the last decade, including austerity in the UK, war in Libya and the Turkey-Syria border, the refugee resettlement crisis in Europe and Brexit.

He has also reported extensively for a decade from across the European Union on politics, economics and social affairs.

Laurence has a particular interest in artificial intelligence, its impact on society and the future of work. He is a member of the Economic Singularity Club in London and is a published author, having contributed to a book titled ‘Stories from 2045’.