Enrique Acevedo is an anchor and correspondent for CBS News where he reports across multiple broadcasts and platforms. An award-winning journalist, Acevedo has covered major news stories around the globe in English and Spanish for print, broadcast and online media. His work includes coverage of the COVID-19 pandemic, three U.S. presidential elections, the 2012 earthquake and tsunami in Japan, the humanitarian crisis in Haiti, the AIDS epidemic in Africa, the drug wars in Mexico, and the impact of Climate Change across Latin America.
He has interviewed many world leaders such as President Barack Obama, Kofi Annan, Melinda Gates, Juan Manuel Santos and Desmond Tutu, among others. Acevedo has been called "The Voice" of the Latino community by the Huffington Post and a "Global Media Leader" by the World Economic Forum. He first joined CBS News as a correspondent for 60 Minutes+, the streaming edition of CBS News' iconic newsmagazine 60 Minutes.