Caroline Hawley Biography
Caroline Hawley is a media personality serving as a diplomatic correspondent for BBC. Previously, she was the BBC Middle East correspondent.
Caroline Hawley Age
She is 54 years old. She was born in 1967 in Nigeria.
Caroline Hawley Height
She is tall in stature however her height is undisclosed.
Caroline Hawley Nationality
Hawley is a British by nationality.
Caroline Hawley Education
She studied at Wycombe Abbey, an independent school for girls in High Wycombe in Buckinghamshire, followed by Pembroke College of the Oxford University where she studied Arabic and Persian.
Caroline Hawley Parents
Caroline is the daughter of Sir Donald Hawley, a British colonial lawyer, diplomat and writer and Ruth Howes. Her parents got married in 1964. However on January 31, 2008 her father died at the age of 86 years old.
She has a brother and two sisters however very little is known about them.
Caroline Hawley Husband
Despite being a media personality, Hawley has managed to keep her personal life away from the limelight. It is therefore not known whether she is married, single or in a relationship. She hasn’t also revealed whether she has children or not.
In November 2005, she and her partner were dining in the Grand Hyatt in Amman when it was bombed by Al-Qaeda. However they were unhurt.
Caroline Hawley BBC
Hawley is the BBC’s Diplomatic Correspondent. Previously she was based in Iraq and various other parts of the Middle East.
She began her career in journalism on Newsweek as the magazine’s Jerusalem correspondent from 1991 to 1994. In 1994, she joined the BBC working for the World Service as a newsroom journalist, before being posted to Cairo in 1999 and Jordan around 2001.
While the BBC’s Baghdad correspondent, she was expelled from Iraq in 2002, but returned to the country after Saddam Hussein was removed from power the following year. She was appointed the BBC Middle East correspondent at the beginning of 2006.
Hawley has reported on stories for the BBC’s Newsnight programme including an investigation into the sale of fake bomb detectors such as the ADE 651 and GT200 to Iraq and other countries. Her investigation led to a ban on UK exports of fake bomb detectors to Iraq and Afghanistan.
On 23 April 2013, Jim McCormick, the founder of the company which made the ADE 651, was convicted of three counts of fraud at the Old Bailey in London, and was subsequently sentenced to ten years’ imprisonment. The owner of the company which made the GT200, Gary Bolton, was also convicted on 26 July 2013 on two charges of fraud and subsequently jailed for seven years.
Caroline Hawley Salary
Her salary is undisclosed.
Caroline Hawley Net Worth
She has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 million to $5 million.
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