Hersha Patel is an award-winning presenter and filmmaker who works across entertainment, comedy, food, travel and adventure sports. With a fearless attitude and an infectious sense of humour, Hersha’s eye for a story has taken her from helicopters and mountain tops to canal boats and studios. As the host of her own YouTube channel, ‘Hersha Patel, Cooking, Comedy and Wellbeing', she shares tried and tested recipes in a warm and self-deprecating style. Her videos blend delicious food and interesting places, with an array of friends and special guests.
Her effortless versatility means she can turn her hand to all genres. Despite having never set foot on a mountain, Hersha hosted the Free-ride World Tour's daily snow sports show live for three years before hosting a specialist programme on cameras.
In addition to presenting, Hersha is an accomplished writer, director and producer. In 2017, her debut podcast was nominated for a Fortnum and Mason Food and Drink Award, and her acclaimed mockumentary was nominated for numerous awards, winning Jury’s Pick at the International Freeski Film Festival.