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Manisha Tank

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Nominated for:

Media Award 2015

City:

London,UK

Company:

CNN International

Job Title:

News Anchor

Educational Achievements:

University of Oxford
Philosophy, Politics & Economics
1994 – 1997

Thesis: Chinese Foreign Policy in the South China Sea

Activities and Societies: Windsor Fellow for the Foreign & Commonwealth Office

Professional Achievements:

Experienced broadcaster for more than 10 years covering international business, finance and politics. Business news anchor for BBC's rolling global news channel BBC World, reaching more than 250 million households Worldwide. Trustee on the board of Worldwide Volunteering, a charity connecting people across the globe with voluntary projects Worldwide.

Noteworthy achievements:

Winner - Best Industry Commentator Award 2007, Summerson Goodacre Wealth Management Awards in collaboration with The Daily Telegraph.

Runner up - Young Achiever of the year 2005, Asian Women of Achievement Awards (UK)

Runner up - Young Achiever of the Year 2003, GG2 Achievement Against Adversity Awards (UK)

Specialties:Live rolling and breaking news, live outside broadcasts, news presentation, reporting from the field, business & economics, international relations.

Professional Experience:

Freelance News Anchor
CNN International
November 2008 – Present (6 years 8 months)
News Presenter/Anchor
BBC
August 2001 – November 2008 (7 years 4 months)

Business and News Anchor covering everything from International Business & Economics to International Politics.

New York Anchor BBC World's flagship business show, 'World Business Report' from late 2005 to early 2006, covering business agenda for the Americas.

Stand-in for BBC World News, the primary news bulletin service on BBC World (TV) broadcasting to more than 250 million households Worldwide.

2001-2003 Presenter - BBC Six O'Clock News Forum, Digital and Interactive television debate programme.
Honors & Awards:

Winner - Best Industry Commentator Award 2007, Summerson Goodacre Wealth Management Awards in collaboration with The Daily Telegraph.

Runner up - Young achiever of the year 2005, Asian Women of Achievement Awards (UK)

Runner up - Young Acheiver of the Year 2003, GG2 Achievement Against Adversity Awards (UK)

Professional Experience:

Anchor, Reporter and Producer
Reuters
1998 – 2001 (3 years)

Previous experience with Reuters includes live reporting from NYSE, NASDAQ and London Stock Exchange. Production experience and cover for major economic and poltical events or meetings for Reuters Television, a breaking news TV service for business professionals. Now available as downloadable content on the web. See www.reuters.com

Additional Contributions:

Additional Organizations

Trustee, WorldWide Volunteering for Young People. Fantastic charity encouraging people of ALL ages (despite the title) to volunteer for charity and conservation projects anywhere in the World. The database of opportunities has more than 1 million listings. See http://www.worldwidevolunteering.org - do something amazing today! Board Member - Asians In Media. Mentoring and networking group for young South Asians in the broadcast industries. See www.AiM.co.uk, NYSE

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  1. Adnan is highly professional & inspiring fashion promoter, his work for society speaks for him!

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