Will Xavier or Mr X as he is popularly known have been an industry pro since
He is regarded as arguably the best interviewer in the country, having
conducted on-screen chats with sports stars from Gabriella Sabatini and
Jonah Lomu, to visiting dignitaries including film directors, captains of industry
and musical stars including the Eagles, David Bowie, Diana Krall and the
founder of Band Aid, Sir Bob Geldorf.
His recently concluded Last Radio Broadcast is on the shortlist for an Asia-
Pacific Broadcasting union award for excellence.
His composition “back In Love Again” won the 1987 National Songwriting
Award, representing the country at the Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union Song
Festival that year.
Will has hosted the biggest show in the country, the National Day parade 5 of
the past 6 years and innumerable award shows including the Asian Television
Awards, the Mercedes Ball and National Youth Achievement Awards whose
patrons include The President of the Republic and the Duke of Edinburgh,
both here and overseas.
He has been a tourism ambassador traveling to India, Japan, and Nepal. Will
has received several commendations from numerous public bodies for whom
he has provided professional services.
As a moderator of note, Will has conducted plenary and panel sessions for
conferences for the tourism, medical, insurance and telecommunications and
broadcast industries. Product launches, song festivals, anniversary functions
and innumerable corporate functions have been successfully concluded with
him at the helm.
His corporate experience includes Directorial appointments in Public
Relations and board membership at a publicly-listed media group.
He continues to host radio and TV shows, reads documentaries, commercials
and product videos, produces and composes music for fun and profit.