Nicki is a television presenter, live events host and YouTuber and is familiarly known as the face of BBC’s FIA Formula E Championship, the electric street racing series. She is also the anchor for Supercharged on CNN, a technology and motor show, ITV’s Goodwood Festival of Speed and Revival programmes and has been seen across broadcast channels including ITV, BBC, Channel 5 and Sky Sports. Nicki is a Science Communicator with a Biological Sciences Degree and specializes in sports and automotive, science, technology and the environment. Read More
Television and Voiceover
Nicki is a TV presenter, live events host and YouTuber, regularly seen on screens as the face of BBC’s FIA Formula E Championship, the electric street racing series. She is also the anchor for Supercharged on CNN, a technology and motor show CNN’s Going Green, the channel’s flagship environment programme, and is a presenter for the GQ Drive Time in association with Michelin series. She is regularly seen across broadcast channels including ITV, BBC, Channel 5 and Sky Sports and was the first female member of the media to drive the Formula E race car.
She regularly presents other automotive shows including ITV’s ‘Goodwood Festival of Speed’ show, ITV’s ‘Goodwood Revival’ show with Dario Franchitti, ITVs ‘Cars of the Future’, Sky Sports F1’s ‘Formula Kart Stars’, Blancpain GT Endurance Series for Motors TV and Silverstone Classic for ITV4. Nicki previously hosted episodes of BBC1’s ever-popular series ‘Escape to the Country’ in 2014.
She also launched a YouTube page in 2017 and has created a series ‘Shields Drives’ for her channel. As part of this new endeavour she proudly earned her International Category B racing driver license and raced against Roborace; the autonomous race car – and won! Nicki has voiced various different TV shows and corporate videos and is available as a voiceover artist.
Nicki is also a seasoned live events and corporate host, having taken to the microphone for a multitude of big brands and events.
She has hosted and presented at events including the GQ Car Awards, CarFest for BBC Children in Need with Chris Evans, The Gadget Show Live, New Scientist Live, the FIA Sports Conference and Ignition Festival and has hosted corporate events for brands including Mercedes, BMW, Audi, Shell, Pirelli, RBS, Visa, Intel and LG.