Geraint Vincent Biography

Published On Nov 06, 2017
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Geraint's career began on the now-defunct ITV News Channel in 2002, where he started working as a news correspondent for the news channel. Throughout his career as a TV journalist, Vincent has reported on major global events like the War in Iraq, Soham murders, Haiti earthquake and famine in Niger. Apart from that, he was also involved in reporting the 2006 FIFA World Cup (held in Germany), 2007 Rugby World Cup and the Beijing 2008 Olympics.

In early 2010 he was the news presenter for ITN's ITV Evening News and ITV News. The same year, he became part of the ITV News team covering the Haiti earthquake. Additionally, he covered the Campaign and Election 2010 in a light-hearted role as a Campaign Wives Correspondent. He went to Afghanistan that year to report on the fallout of the Afghan war. He has also reported on the 2010 Copiapo mining accident, which took place in Chile.

Vincent is now a correspondent for ITV. His previous role was that of the Middle East Correspondent. Before that, he was a special correspondent for ITV News at Ten.

In 2009, his old high school, Newcastle-under-Lyme, in Staffordshire, invited Vincent to award school prizes. 

Geraint is private when it comes to his personal affairs. He hasn’t revealed any information regarding his girlfriend, wife or marriage. Vincent was linked with Sarah Jane Mee, a British newsreader/TV presenter, in 2010. But none of them has given any official statement about their alleged relationship. Though facts regarding his salary have not been disclosed yet, Geraint is thought to have a net worth of around 850,000 dollars.

 

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Born to a Scholar

March 11 , 1978

British journalist and ITV News presenter Geraint V. Vincent was born to well-known international relations scholar R J Vincent and Angela Vincent on March 11 sometimes in the late ‘70s. Vincent attended Newcastle Under Lyme High School from 1985 to 1986, during which he played trumpet for the school band. 

Starting Out as Reporter

2002

After completing his bachelor’s degree in History at the University of East Anglia, Geraint joined University of Wales, Cardiff, to study journalism. Upon graduation, he was employed by BBC Wales as a reporter in Cardiff. Geraint's career began on the now-defunct ITV News Channel in 2002, where he started working as a news correspondent for the news channel.

A Watershed Year

2010

In early 2010 he was the news presenter for ITN's ITV Evening News and ITV News. The same year he became part of the ITV News team covering the Haiti earthquake, the war in Afghanistan and the Copiapo mining accident in Chile. Additionally, he covered the Campaign and Election 2010 in a light-hearted role as a Campaign Wives Correspondent.

Still Single

2017

As of 2017, Geraint is single. Being a private person he hasn’t revealed any information regarding his girlfriend, wife or marriage. Vincent was linked with Sarah Jane Mee, a British newsreader/TV presenter, in 2010. But none of them has given any official statement about their alleged relationship.