Kate Riley Biography
Kate Riley is an American media personality serving as a sports anchor and correspondent for CNN International based at the network’s global headquarters in Atlanta. She currently anchors ‘World Sport’ throughout the week and on weekends and previously served as an anchor on Sky Sports News HQ and BBC Look East.
Kate Riley Age
Riley was born in Bakersfield, California, United States but her exact year, month and date of birth are unknown.
Kate Riley Height
Her height is unknown.
Kate Riley Nationality
She is an American.
Kate Riley Education
Kate attended the Ipswich High School for Girls in England and studied for her master’s degree in Broadcast Journalism at Cardiff University in Wales and also studied geography at Leicester University in England where she was controller of the University’s radio station, Lush FM.
Kate Riley Parents
Riley is the daughter of Brian Riley and Alice Riley. Her father is a former banker and worked at Standard Chartered Bank for 28 years before becoming a business consultant. He also served as a councillor on Babergh District Council. He made news in March 2015 when he refused to give up his position in the Suffolk County Council, despite moving to the United States. The move proved controversial after it was revealed he would continue to claim his allowance despite being in California. Kate spent her childhood in Hong Kong, Brunei, Cameroon and the UK.
Kate Riley Siblings
No information on whether she has any siblings is available.
Kate Riley Husband
Riley is married to Walter Czarnecki who is Livent’s Chief Commercial Officer. He previously served as President and CEO of OmniMetrix and has also worked for Acorn Energy and Ener1, Inc. He was also based in Beijing where he led the Energy Technology team for China Renaissance Partners, a Chinese investment bank, and at Lehman Brothers Investment Banking.
Walter holds an MBA in Finance from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and an MA in International Studies, with a focus on Mandarin and East Asian Studies, from the Lauder Institute at the University of Pennsylvania. He is professionally proficient in Mandarin and graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Bucknell University with a BA in Economics and English
Kate and Walter exchanged their marriage vows in Walters hometown of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on 10 February 2018.
Kate Riley Children
Riley and her husband have a son together, William Casimir, who was born On 30th April 2020, at Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia.
Kate Riley CNN
Kate currently serves as a sports anchor and correspondent for CNN International based at the network’s global headquarters in Atlanta. She anchors ‘World Sport’ throughout the week and on weekends and has covered a wide range of stories for CNNI including the FIFA Women’s World Cup, where she reported live from Canada from the quarterfinals stage to the championship game across CNN’s platforms. She has also interviewed many notable athletes like Tottenham soccer star Harry Kane and two-time World Cup champion Julie Foudy.
For more than a decade, Riley has covered the biggest sports stories from assignments in Europe, the Middle East and now the U.S. She has interviewed English Premier League managers and players, Olympic athletes, Formula One team owners, cyclists and professional tennis players.
Before coming to CNNI, Riley was an anchor on Sky Sports News HQ, where she co-hosted their flagship daily program ‘Good Morning Sports Fans.’ She also served as a sports anchor on Sky News. During her time there, she covered the Champions League final, FA Cup final, League Cup final and played a key role in the network’s Transfer Deadline Day coverage and also worked for Qatari-based Al Jazeera Media Network as a sports broadcaster.
Riley also worked at BBC Look East, a regional television station based in Norwich, UK, becoming the station’s youngest sports anchor. She covered regional sports stories including the 2012 London Olympic Games and anchored updates on ‘BBC Breakfast. She is also a keen sportswoman herself, Riley regularly competes in triathlons, marathons and half-marathons.
Kate Riley Salary
She has an annual average salary of $ 69k.
Kate Riley Net Worth
She has an estimated net worth of $3 million.
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