Ian King Bio, Wiki, Sky News, Age, Education, Height, Family, Wife, Children, and Career

Ian King Biography|Profile

Ian King is a skilled English journalist currently working at Sky News as an anchor. He is the business journalist who presents Ian King Live, the eponymous daily business program on the station.

Ian King Age

How old is King? He is 66 years old as of 2024. King was born on 24th April 1956 in England. He celebrates his birthday on the 24th of April every year.

Ian King Education

King holds a degree in history from the University of Manchester and a postgraduate diploma in newspaper journalism from the City, University of London.

Ian King Height|Weight

He stands on an average height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs around 70kgs.

Ian King Family

King was born in the United Kingdom, however, he has not revealed information regarding his family members. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.

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Ian King Wife|Married

He likes to keep his personal life private, hence she has not disclosed information about whether he is in a relationship or not. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.

Ian King Children

He likes to keep his personal life private, hence he has not disclosed information about whether he has children or not. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.

Ian King Career

King spent three and a half years working for Midland Bank in the City of London, before venturing into his journalism career. He then as a business analyst at HSBC. Currently, he presents Ian King Live, Sky News’ weekday business program, which lives from CNBC Europe’s studios at 10 Fleet Place.

In addition, King worked at The Daily Telegraph, The Guardian, and The Mail on Sunday, prior to joining The Sun as their business editor in 2000, a capacity he served for eight years. He also became deputy business editor of The Times in 2008 and business and city editor in 2011. Moreover, King occasionally appeared alongside Jeff Randall on Jeff Randall Live. He notably succeeded Randall as the face of Sky News’s business coverage at the end of March 2014. Head of the station, John Ryley commented: “Ian’s credentials are impeccable. He is a powerhouse in business journalism and I know he will make a real impact on our viewers.”

Nevertheless, King has been a business journalist in national newspapers and television for nearly 25 years of his career and has won the Business Journalist of the Year award twice. The motivational speaker’s bureau Raise the Bar has described him as a “well-seasoned journalist”.

Ian King Sky News

Sky News is a British free-to-air television news channel and organization. It started broadcasting at 6 pm on 5 February 1989. The station is distributed through a radio news service and online media. Sky News is owned by Sky Group which is a division of Comcast. John Ryley is the head of Sky News. He has held this role since June 2006. The station was named Royal Television Society News Channel of the Year in 2019 and it was the 12th time it has held the award. The channel and its live streaming of world news are available on its website, TV platforms, and online platforms such as YouTube and Apple TV, and various mobile devices and digital media players.

Most importantly, Sky News is available internationally on cable systems, on satellite, and in some hotels. The UK feed was broadcast at 16:9 while the international version remained broadcast in a 4:3 picture format until August 2010. The international version is shown as free-to-air on Astra 1L at 19.2° east. It is also carried encrypted on a number of satellites for international reception which include Hot Bird, Nilesat, Amos 1, and Intelsat 10-02. It is also carried on cable systems in Europe, particularly in Northern Europe, especially in the Scandinavian countries.

Sky News was named Best News Channel at the Broadcast Digital Channel Awards. It beat several other national and international broadcasters, including Al Jazeera English and the BBC. The channel won a BAFTA Award in the News Category on 10 May 2015, for Alex Crawford’s coverage of the 2014 Ebola crisis. It was also named Royal Television Society News Channel of the Year 2018, the eleventh time the channel had won the award.

Ian King Salary|Net Worth

He has an estimated salary ranging between $70,000 – $125,000 and has an estimated net worth of $1 Million -$5 Million which he earns from his broadcasting career.

Ian King’s Social Media Platforms

He is very active on all social media accounts and he is often seen posting on his platforms. He has over 4.6k followers on Twitter, 3.1k followers on Facebook, and 2.9 k followers on Instagram.

Frequently asked questions about Ian King

Who is Ian King?

Ian King is a skilled English journalist currently working at Sky News as an anchor. He is the business journalist who presents Ian King Live, the eponymous daily business program on the station.

How old is Ian King?

He is 66 years old as of 2023. King was born on 24th April 1956 in England. He celebrates his birthday on the 24th of April every year.

Is Ian King married?

He likes to keep his personal life private, hence she has not disclosed information about whether he is in a relationship or not. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.

Where does Ian King Live?

He has not revealed information regarding where he lives. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.

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