Mirja is a former journalist and has worked in agency and broadcast media for over twenty years. German-born, she’s lived in the UK for over thirty years, is married with two children and the proud owner of four Siberian racing Huskies.

Mirja is fluent in German, English and Italian and holds a reasonable conversational level in French.

She’s proud to have visited Tibet and been on Mount Everest (its bottom end) from the Tibetan side many years ago.