Sharanjit Leyl Biography
Sharanjit Kaur Leyl is a Singaporean media personality serving as a producer and presenter for BBC World News. She regularly anchors Asia Business Report and Newsday and previously worked as an anchor at the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation as well as an anchor at Bloomberg Television.
Sharanjit Leyl Age
Leyl was born on 15 February 1973 in Singapore.
Sharanjit Leyl Height
Her exact height has yet to be revealed, but it will be updated as soon as his/her body measurements are available.
Sharanjit Leyl Family
Leyl is the daughter of Kernail the son of Fauja Singh and Swaran Kaur. Her Sikh family is of Indian descent who migrated to Singapore during the 1930s. Her father was a Singaporean diplomat who worked for the Ministry of Defence, but he died tragically at the age of 57 from a brain tumor. She was raised with her two brothers, although little is known about them.
Sharanjit Leyl Husband
Leyl is happily married to the love of her life Jason Humphries, co-founderSuu Balm: Good Pharma Dermatology and managing directorof Good Pharmaceutical. Before launching the firm in 2010, he worked for pharmaceutical giants GlaxoSmithKline and Bristol-Myers Squibb. Jason graduated from the University of Sheffield with a bachelor’s degree in geography. In 1999, the couple exchanged wedding vows.
Sharanjit Leyl BBC News
From the BBC’s Singapore studio, Leyl presents Asia Business Report and Newsday on a regular basis. She is also a reporter and producer on these shows, as well as World Business Report, having joined BBC World News in September 2003 as a producer and reporter. She’s reported and presented from locales as diverse as Pakistan, Tokyo, and London since then.
She’s written articles for BBC news online and submitted reports for BBC World Service business and arts programs. She has spoken with heads of state from Thailand, Pakistan, the Philippines, New Zealand, and East Timor, as well as former prime ministers of Australia, Malaysia, and Singapore, presidents of the World Bank and the IMF, and CEOs and chairpersons from Fortune 500 companies such as Microsoft and Walmart.
Sharanjit served as a presenter for the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation before joining the BBC. She covered the protests and following police brutality against students who were pepper-sprayed at the APEC summit in 1997 for the award-winning show The Pacific Rim Report, as well as the protests and subsequent police brutality against students who were pepper-sprayed at the APEC summit in 1997.
She also worked for Bridge Information Systems, a financial news service provider, where she wrote for its newswires about foreign exchange movements in the aftermath of the crisis and offered daily television and radio updates on currencies and stock market movements in Southeast Asia.
Leyl also served as a presenter and anchor for Bloomberg Television, where she hosted the three-hour broadcast On The Money Asia, where she covered breaking financial news as well as big news events including the US-led invasion of Iraq in March 2003. She also hosted a weekly Asian lifestyle and culture program. She played an important role in editing and influencing the content of Bloomberg’s Asia Pacific programming as one of the initial key anchors.
Sharanjit Leyl Leaving BBC
Leyl left her job of 18 years at BBC in June 2021 to look for greener pastures. She has been working on this crucial project for the UN’s International Labour Organization to abolish violence and harassment in the workplace since leaving the BBC. There is strong evidence that such incidents have increased since the pandemic, and she is joined in this discussion by the Director General of the International Labour Organization, Labour Ministers, an EU Commissioner, and heads of union and employer organizations to find solutions to prevent violence and harassment at work. Convention C190 has been ratified by six governments; please make sure yours is one of them!!!
Sharanjit Leyl Salary
Leyl earns an annual salary ranging between $ 100,000 – $ 300,000.
Sharanjit Leyl Net worth
Leyl has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million.
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