Alistair Wilkinson, Sky TV's local head of news, started in 1996 as a TV3 reporter. After three years at Australian public broadcaster SBS, he began a nine-year stint back at TV3. Working variously as reporter, newsreader and producer, he did time on 60 Minutes and co-presented breaking coverage of the Christchurch quakes. In 2011 he became NZ News Director for Sky News, a job which also sees him presenting Prime News.
The February 22nd earthquake. Alistair Wilkinson, when asked about his most challenging news story to date – Throng, 26 September 2012