|Adnan Nawaz is a British news presenter of Pakistani descent, currently working for the BBC.|
Adnan Nawaz is a British news presenter of Pakistani descent, currently working for the BBC.
Born in Pakistan, Nawaz graduated from the London School of Economics with a BSc in Economics and International Relations, and then completed an MA in Latin American Politics at the Institute of Latin American Studies, University of London.
He began work at the BBC in 1994, as a broadcast assistant in the Latin American section of the BBC World Service. A Sony Award winning producer with BBC Radio 5 Live, where he spent five years, he moved in 2000 to BBC World News presenting for BBC Sport.
Since 2009, he has been reading the news on the BBC News channel and BBC World News
Nawaz is well travelled, having lived in the Philippines, Italy, the United States, France and Chile. He speaks five languages.