CNN International has added Cyril Vanier as an Atlanta-based anchor, the network announced Thursday. Vanier will anchor Europe morning editions of CNN Newsroom starting tomorrow.
“We’re pleased to welcome Cyril to CNN International. His extensive field experience across Europe, Africa and the Middle East together with his versatility as a journalist will enhance our programming and network as a whole,” said Mike McCarthy, senior vice president and general manager of CNNI.
Vanier joins CNNI from France 24, where he was an anchor and international affairs editor in Paris. “As a journalist I’m beyond thrilled to be joining CNN International. Their commitment to the highest standards in our industry is inspiring, and I look forward to connecting with CNN’s viewers around the world,” Vanier said in a statement.