Cyril Vanier Biography
Cyril Vanier is a television personality serving as an anchor for CNN International based at the network’s London bureau. He joined the network in 2016 and he is famously known for co-anchoring “Your World Today” together with Isa Soares and Cyril Vanier on weekdays at 11 pm BST/12 am CET. Previously he was an executive producer, anchor and international correspondent at France 24.
Cyril Vanier Age
Born in 1983 in the United States of America, Cyril is 37 years of age as of 2020.
Cyril Vanier Height and weight
He is 5 feet and 9 inches tall and weighs in at approximately 65kg.
Cyril Vanier Nationality
Vanier holds dual citizenship. He is France, St. Kitts and Nevis and he speaks fluent French and conversational Spanish
Cyril Vanier Education Background
A graduate of the University of Warwick, Cyril earned a Bachelor’s degree in Law and Business in 2002. He also received a M.A. in Political Science and Journalism from the Institute of Political Science in Paris in 2004 and 2005 respectively.
Cyril Vanier Parents
Little is known about his early childhood. He is the son of Christopher Ralph Vanier and the grandchild of Eugene Vanier. His dad was a Leeward Islands Scholarship winner in 1959. He was also an author. He authored the book; Caribbean Chemistry-Tales from St. Kitts which highlights his St. Kitts childhood in the 1940 and 1950s.
Vanier’s grandfather was a devoted air force pilot. Eugene Vanier his grandfather died during the second world war. His death was declared after he was reported missing in the Mediterranean sea in one of the RCAF air operations from Egypt.
Cyril Vanier Wife
Cyril is married to Linda Vanier. However, there is no more information about their marriage.
Cyril Vanier Kids
When it comes to personal life, Cyril is very private. Therefore he has not revealed whether he has kids or not.
Cyril Vanier CNN
Vanier is an anchor for CNN International based at the network’s London bureau. Since joining CNN in 2016, he has anchored a number of major breaking news events for CNN International and CNN/US including the Russia investigation; airstrikes in Syria; the terror attack in Trèbes, France; multiple missile tests in North Korea; and the death of Fidel Castro. He has also reported on location for many stories including from the Caribbean following Hurricane Irma; Paris for the election of President Emmanuel Macron and President Trump’s visit for Bastille Day; London for the Queen’s speech; Haiti covering the Oxfam prostitution scandal; and Washington, D.C. for Macron’s state visit to the White House.
Prior to joining CNN, Vanier spent 10 years at France 24, where he served as executive producer, anchor and international correspondent. While there, he reported on major international stories from the terror attacks in Europe and Africa to conflicts in the Middle East. Vanier also wrote and presented France 24’s flagship shows; The News, The F24 Interview and The Debate.
Other key events that Vanier reported on include the U.S. presidential campaigns and elections in 2008 and 2012, 2012 French presidential election, Arab uprisings in 2011, the War in Afghanistan and war crimes trial of Radovan Karadzic at The Hague. Vanier’s coverage of the Libyan uprising was nominated for several awards including the Albert Londres award, Bayeux War Correspondents Award and the FIGRA award in 2011.
Before joining France 24 in 2006, Vanier wrote and voiced stories for Reuters weekly TV show, Africa Journal and briefly worked as a producer for CNN’s Paris-based correspondent Jim Bittermann.
Cyril Vanier Salary
He earns an average salary ranging between $40,000 to $110,000 per year.
Cyril Vanier Net Worth
He has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 to $5 million.
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