Peruvian journalist and political scientist who is known for his frequent television appearances as a political commentator on networks such as CNN, MSNBX, and TVN. He is also known for his work as a columnist as La Tercera and Que Pasa Magazine.
He earned his bachelor's degree from the University of Illinois in Chicago in Political Science and Sociology. He then earned his Master's in Political Science from the University of Chicago. He started his career working as a columnist for Capital Magazine and later La Tercera.
He is known for working as a professor at both Diego Portales University as well as the University of New York.
He was born and raised in Lima, Peru. His father Bernardo Navia Olmedo was a pastor for the Seventh-day Adventist Church.