Katie Derham Biography

    Published On Jan 03, 2018
    Facts of Katie Derham
    Date of Birth: 1970 , June-18
    Birth Nation: United Kingdom
    Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
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    Katie Derham enrolled at Sandbach and Cheadle Hulme School for A-Level in French, History, and Economics. She then gained her B.A degree in Economics from the Magdalene College, Cambridge.

    After completing her education, Derham began her career at the BBC where she served as a researcher on Radio 4’s Money Box. She then won "Bradford & Bingley Best Personal Finance Broadcaster Award” for her diligent work.

    Derham then hired by the ITV News as a newscaster at the age of 27, making her youngest newscaster on British national television since ITN’s creation in 1995. Further, she left the media company after 12 years and six months.

    Thereafter, Katie Derham re-joined the BBC as a presenter in June 2010. Moreover, she presented a documentary, BBC Four, in August 2016 as well as covered the Last Night of the Proms on BBC Two and BBC One. Apart from this, she hosted the Classical BRIT Awards ceremony for four times from 2001 to 2004. She has worked with famous personalities in her career including Hannah Spearritt, Julia Somerville and, Caroline Wyatt, etc.

    Moving towards her personal life, Derham belongs to white ethnicity and holds an English nationality. Her star sign is Gemini, she joined the Twitter in September 2010 and currently, she has over 22.1K followers.

    Katie Derham got married to a restaurateur John Vincent in 1999. Her husband is a co-founder & CEO of Leon Restaurant. The couple lives a blissful life with their two daughters, Natasha and Eleanor in their residence near Haywards Heath, Sussex.

    The duo first met at a University and she officially revealed that her husband proposed her at the night. Beside their marriage life, there is no any issue of their extra-marital affairs and divorce.

    While Katie Derham was in ITN, she received £200,000 as a yearly salary; however, her exact figure of net worth and current salary is yet to reveal. Besides, her husband also earns a reasonable source of income through their restaurant. As a senior news anchor of BBC, she must have been receiving an annual salary of above $300,000.

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    Born in Kent, England

    1970

    Katie Derham was born as Catherine Beatrice Margaret "Katie" Derham on June 18, 1970, in Kent, England. Her father John was a chemist and mother Margaret was a teacher.

    Joined ITV News

    1998

    After graduation from the Magdalene College, Katie Derham joined the ITV News in January 1998 as a Newscaster. He worked for 12 years and 6 months for the media company. 

    joined the BBC

    2010

    Leaving the ITV News, Derham joined the BBC as a TV and radio presenter in June 2010. She achieved a huge experience from the BBC after working until 2010.

    married to John Vincent

    1999

    Karie Derham married her caring husband, John Vincent in 1999. The couple blessed with two daughters Eleanor and Natasha and currently resides in Haywards Heath, Sussex.