Riz Lateef

Inside Biography

Riz Lateef is one prominent face in the field of media who currently serves as a presenter for the flagship 6.30 pm nightly TV news program, on BBC London. The Evening Standard was also named her as one of London's '1,000 most influential people. She also won a Media Professional of the Year 2009 at the Asian Women of Achievement Awards.  

Early Life and Education

Riz Lateef was born on September 25, 1979, and she is 37 years of age. She was born and was raised in London. Lateef holds an English nationality and her ethnicity is Caucasian White. Her birth sign is Libra.

Riz Lateef first joined Cranfield School of Management. She later attended the University of Westminster where she earned her MBA degree. 


Riz Lateef started working for BBC in 2004. At the initial stage of her career in BBC, she was an occasional newsreader and reporter. After the departure of Emily Maitlis in 2006, she got a chance to be featured on BBC News 24. Lateef also worked as the main anchor for the BBC London News Podcast. Riz Lateef is one of the main anchors for the BBC News Channel and the BBC Weekend News on BBC. Currently, she is the main anchor for the National 8 pm Summary on BBC One in its Friday edition. Lateef is also often featured on the BBC London News 6:30 pm bulletin.

Riz Lateef has worked as a reporter for BBC Breakfast previously and has presented news for BBC in the North East. She has been featured several times relief shifts on BBC News 24. Lateef has promoted herself as one of the successful and skillful anchors on the television screen with her devotion. Lateef has been appreciated with several awards and nominations for her work in this field.

Personal Life

Riz Lateef has been excellent in her television career but she has kept her personal totally up to herself. Lateef's relational status is not confirmed yet. However, she has been spotted by media with several hot guys in restaurants and shopping malls. 

Riz Lateef is not married, which also directs to the fact that she might be completely focused on her career or she has not met the one whom she can make her husband. She currently lives in London along with her family.

Net Worth and Body Measurements

Riz Lateef's net worth and salary are a s sumed to be high, however, the amount is still to be revealed. She has gorgeous looks and killer eyes with a height of 5 feet and 4 inches.

Lateef is also active on Facebook and Twitter. Riz Lateef's bio has been updated on various sites including her career, personal life, 4and achievements.

by Bchrome, 13 Feb, 2017

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