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Aaron Heslehurst

Aaron Heslehurst

Award Winning BBC World News TV Presenter

Aaron Heslehurst is one of the main faces on BBC World News TV. He’s been a high profile BBC business news presenter since February 2002. In May of 2017 he launched his own named show Talking Business with Aaron Heslehurst”. A daily half hour global show that's dynamic, exciting and very energized. 

Aaron delivers the big stories with his usual enthusiasm and excitement and cuts through the jargon with live top CEO interviews and brings you the latest innovations in technology. Aaron regularly covers the big stories that matter to consumers. From global food prices to the fast-changing face of technology and the devices we use today. From the plane-makers to the car-makers, from leading international corporate news to global finance, Aaron breaks the stories down by asking the right questions. 

Aaron has also interviewed some of the world's biggest corporate leaders and leaders from the World Bank, the IMF, the European Union and the World Trade Organisation. In 2009 Aaron won Best Industry Commentator of the Year - voted by the British Public in the Daily Telegraph Wealth Management Awards. Over the past 16 years Aaron has presented across all of the BBC television channels, including the 24 hour News Channel, the BBC Travel Show and as part of the presenter team on BBC Breakfast, the acclaimed morning program on BBC One. Prior to joining BBC World News, Aaron was a Senior News Anchor with CNBC Nordic, a branch of NBC America, based in Copenhagen, Denmark. He also was the European Bureau Chief for Paramount Pictures and Real TV News in the USA and later in London.Aaron is a native of Sydney, Australia.