Karina Laterza

Karina Laterza

Head of Equal Opportunities Committee Deputy, Director RAI Documentari


Born in Naples in 1958.
Graduated in Political Economics and a professional journalist since 1990.

Worked in the international finance group of Bocconi University and with the SDA (Bocconi School of Management). 1
1986-1990, worked at Telemontecarlo for a TV finance programme.

1991, started working with Rai, first at Tg1 (TV Channel One’s News Desk), before moving on to the brand new Children’s News Desk. Next, began a new experience with Radio 3, hosting a programme for children and with Tg2’s television programme “Costume e Società”.

1999, winner of the Italian “Saint Vincent” Press Prize.

2008, appointed Senior Editor of Tg 1’s “Società” desk.

January 2014, began working at the 24 hr. News Channel RaiNews 24 to be there appointed Chief Editor.

April 2017, appointed Head and Secretary General of Prix Italia, the international competition organised by Rai aimed at celebrating innovation and excellence in television, radio and multimedia.

September 2019 appointed Deputy Director RAI Documentari.

February 2020 appointed Head of Rai Equal opportunities.