Sima Kotecha

Journalist (1980)
Tue Aug 20 2019
By   Sarthak

Who is Sima Kotecha?

If you have a clear vision about yourself then life will become so much easy. Many people just drift around looking for their lives to change. But, it is you who have to make a change. And today we are going to talk about one such individual who followed her guts and has made a name for herself in the journalism industry. We are talking about Sima Kotecha, a British television and radio journalist who currently works for the BBC.

Sima Kotecha a midland correspondent for BBC national news TV and radio covers social affairs, crime and law, politics and regional news. So, let's know in full detail about Sima Kotecha.

Sima Kotecha was born on March 14, 1980, in Basingstoke, United Kingdom. Her nationality is English and belongs to the white ethnic group. As of 2019, she is 39 years old and her birth sign is Pisces. Further, Sima belongs to Indian ancestry. She uploads pictures of her family on social media. Sima also has an older brother named Sam.

Sima Kotecha with her parents; Know about her personal life, married, husband, kids
Image: Sima Kotecha with her parents

Talking about Sima's educational background, she attended Queen's Mary College. Later she joined the University at Goldsmiths College London to study journalism. Well, she was also awarded a prestigious Gold Award by the Association of Colleges at a ceremony in the House of Commons.

Kotecha worked as the New York reporter for the BBC Radio 1's Newsbeat from 2005 to 2010. Similarly, in 2017, she worked as Midlands correspondent for BBC News appearing regularly on BBC TV news bulletins. Also, she was formerly a multimedia reporter for BBC Radio 4's flagship Today program.

Sima Kotecha (L) with a friend; Know about her personal life, married, husband, kids, net worth and income
Image: Sima Kotecha (L) with a friend

Additionally, she also presents the BBC1 TV news bulletin at 8pm and has presented Radio 5 Live's Up All Night, 5 Live Breakfast and Drivetime and Newsday on the BBC World Service. 

Further, Kotecha is a multimedia correspondent with reporting experience on One, Six and Ten O'clock News on BBC1, BBC news online, photojournalism and web writing. Similarly, she has worked as a foreign reporter from Helmand Province, Afghanistan, Haiti, Lebanon, EU politics from Brussels and 38 states across the USA.

Personal Life

There is no additional information regarding Sima Kotecha's personal life. Also, she hasn't revealed her relationship status and actual boyfriend's name in front of the media and public.

Sima Kotecha with English cricketer James Anderson; Know about her personal life, boyfriend, net worth, income
Image: Sima Kotecha with  English cricketer James Anderson

The 40-year-old journalist, Sima might have a boyfriend or she might be married. Who knows as most of her intimate details are still behind the curtains. At the present moment, she is focused on her career rather than being in a relationship.

Net Worth

As of 2019, Sima Kotecha has a net worth of over $800,000. The BBC Radio 4 Today's reporter, Sima has amassed a decent amount of income from her professional career. Also, some of the former and current presenters of the BBC 4 channel such as Sarah Montague and Justin Webb has a huge amount of net worth.

Talking about Sima Kotecha's salary, how much she earns in a year? Well, as per reports, Sima earns an annual salary of over $75,000 as the BBC News correspondent.

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