Rachel Riley is a television presenter, who is mostly famous for starring as a co-presenter on the hit Channel 4 show, Countdown. Rachel has an incredible passion for math and promoting it. Rachel also stars on other programs such as its comedy spin off 8 Out of 10 Cats, Sky Sports Friday Night Football and The Gadget Show.
Rachel is aged just 30 but has many talents and experiences. She has a mathematics degree which she achieved at the University of Oxford. The degree allowed her to get a job performing statistical analysis for a start-up price comparison company. However this wasn’t enough for the young graduate, she had her first TV appearance in 2009 at the age of just 22. Rachel had no previous experience in the media trade and didn’t know what to expect but her incredible courage shined through resulting in an incredible performance.
When Rachel’s fan base grew and she started to become recognised she was contacted by many other television shows which wanted her to star on episodes. This demonstrates her incredible ability to adapt to any situation. Rachel would be an incredible guest for any event.