Cathy Newman – born 14 July 1974 – is a news presenter for Channel 4 News.
She began her career as a newspaper journalist, and had spells at Media Week, The Independent, the Financial Times and The Washington Post.
She has worked on Channel 4 News since 2006, initially as a correspondent and, since 2011, as a presenter.
Born in Guildford, Surrey, Newman is the younger daughter of David Newman and his wife Julia Worsdall, both chemistry teachers, and has one sister.
Newman married writer John O’Connell, whom she met at university, in 2001. The couple have two daughters and live in London.