Cyril Vanier is many things. He is a journalist, an anchor and also a news reporter. He belongs to America. Cyril Vanier’s Birthplace is in Saint Kitts and Nevis. He was one of the two children of his parents. Christopher Ralph Vanier is his father. His father is an author and he wrote the book “Caribbean Chemistry-Tales from St.Kitts” in the year 2019. The book highlights the childhood of Cyril’s father in the 1940s and 1950s. Cyril Vanier is a very talented media personality. He is probably best known for his association with CNN international. He also worked for France 24 before CNN.
Cyril Vanier Bio: Age, Parents, Early Life
Cyril Vanier’s father won the Leeward Islands Scholarship in 1959. During the Second World War, Cyril’s grandfather Eugene Vanier was an Airforce Pilot who entered the RCAF during the Second World War.
Cyril Vanier’s age is considered to be above 30 as he has not disclosed his birthdate ever publicly.
Cyril Vanier Education Details
Cyril Vanier is very much educated. He started his graduation from the University of Warwick. There, he pursued his passion and got a Bachelor of Arts degree in Law and Business. The university is located in England. After graduating, Cyril moved to Paris. There, he attended the Institute of Political Science. This university is located in Paris.
The university’s alumni consist of many French Presidents. Cyril Vanier got his Master’s degree in Political Science and Journalism from this university.
Cyril Vanier Career Details
Currently, Cyril Vanier works as a reporter for CNN International based in the London bureau. In 2016, Cyril joined CNN. He joined as an Atlanta-based anchor there.
Before CNN, Cyril served for an International news television network known as France 24. He worked as an executive producer, anchor and international correspondent there.
He worked there for a decade-long tenure from 2006 to 2016. He wrote and also presented some of the network’s flagship shows during his decade-long tenure. These shows include “The News”, “The F24 Interview” and “The Debate”.
Before all of this, Cyril Vanier worked for Reuters in Kenya. It is an international news organization which is owned by Thomas Reuters. The Reuters agency was established in London in 1851 by a German-born man named Paul Reuters. At Reuters, Cyril worked as a contributor to the weekly Africa Journal Show. He also worked in Journalism and Diplomatic position in many countries like Jamaica, Israel, Egypt and France from 2002 to 2005.
Since Cyril joined CNN in 2016, he covered several major breaking news events for CNN International and also for CNN/US including the airstrikes in Syria; the Russia investigation; multiple missile tests in North Kore; the terror attack in Trèbes, France; and the death of Fidel Castro. Vanier also reported for many stories on locations which include Paris for the election of President Emmanuel Macron; the Caribbean following Hurricane Irma; President Trump’s visit to Paris for Bastille Day; London for the Queen’s speech; Haiti to cover the Oxfam prostitution scandal and lastly Washington, D.C. for Macron’s state visit to the White House.
Before joining CNN, Vanier worked for 10 years at France 24. He served as an executive producer, anchor and international correspondent there. He reported on major international stories while he was there. From the terror attacks in Europe and Africa to the conflicts in the Middle East.
Many other key events that Vanier reported on include the U.S. presidential campaigns and the elections in 2008 and 2012. The 2012 French presidential election was covered by him. Also, the Arab uprising in 2011, the war in Afghanistan and the war crimes trial of Radovan Karadzic at The Hague. All of it was covered by Cyril Vanier.
The Libyan uprising covered by Vanier was nominated for several awards including the Albert Londres award, the Bayeux War Correspondents Award and the FIGRA award in 2011. Vanier wrote and voiced stories for Reuters weekly TV show “Africa Journal” and also briefly worked as a producer for CNN’s Paris-based correspondent Jim Bittermann.
From the Institute of Political Science in Paris, Vanier received an M.A. degree in Journalism and Political Science and from the University of Warwick in England, he received a B.A. honors in Law and Business.
Cyril Vanier Net Worth
As of 2020, Cyril Vanier’s Net Worth is above or around $1.5 Million.
Cyril Vanier Dating History And Marriage Details
Cyril Vanier is in a relationship with a beautiful lady named Linda Vanier. It is not sure whether they are husband and wife or not, they still share the same surname. Many people assume them to be husband and wife.