Robert Ketteridge

He grew up in Manchester, studied English at university and joined the BBC as a trainee in local radio news. He worked for several years as a producer of arts programmes and documentaries and in 2003 became Editor of the Documentaries Unit, looking after a wide range of programmes including series with the British Museum such as A History of the World in 100 Objects and Germany: Memories of a Nation. Today his responsibilities continues to include documentaries and arts and he also help to manage the radio drama teams in London and Birmingham.