The face and voice of BBC London since 2006, Riz Lateef presents the 6:30 pm news bulletin from Monday to Thursday (as well as some editions of the 10:30 pm programme). She also presents the Friday edition of the National 8 pm News Summary on BBC1.
Riz has a number of prodigious awards to her name, such as Asian Women Achievement Awards: Media Professional (2009) and The Evening Standard’s London’s 1000 Most Influential People.
Riz's broadcasting career took off in 2004, when she began working for the BBC, and since then it has gone from strength to strength. She has been featured not only on BBC London, but also on the BBC News Channel, BBC North East and Cumbria, and the Andrew Marr Show.
Riz is a talented and confident individual with a great deal of knowledge of the media industry. With in-depth presenting experience, she makes an ideal candidate for a wide range of public speaking events. To book her for your event, contact Prime Performers using our online booking enquiry form or, alternatively, call us on 020 7251 8222.
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