Adding to CNN’s stable of business reporters, Eleni Giokos, joining the network from Bloomberg TV Africa where she served as a senior anchor, will be a CNN business correspondent, based in the network’s Johannesburg bureau.
In addition to reporting on business stories for the network, Giokos will contribute to CNN’s African feature programmes, including Marketplace Africa and African Voices.
In a prepared statement, Mike McCarthy, the svp of programming at CNN International, said, “Eleni is an enormously talented and versatile broadcaster. She has interviewed world leaders, covered major breaking news stories, and presented network feature programmes. Her appointment underlines our commitment to African stories and African audiences. We’re delighted to have her here at CNN.”