Aaron Heslehurst

BBC World News Anchor/Presenter


Aaron Heslehurst is one of the main faces on BBC World News TV, having been a high profile BBC business news presenter since February 2002.

In May of 2017 he launched “Talking Business with Aaron Heslehurst,” a daily half hour global show which delivers big stories and cuts through the jargon with live top CEO interviews and explains the latest innovations in technology.

Heslehurst has also interviewed some of the world’s biggest corporate leaders, from the World Bank, the IMF, the European Union and the World Trade Organisation.

In 2009, Heslehurst won Best Industry Commentator of the Year – voted by the British Public in the Daily Telegraph Wealth Management Awards.
Over the past 16 years Heslehurst 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, Heslehurst was a Senior News Anchor with CNBC Nordic, a branch of NBC America, based in Copenhagen, Denmark. He was also the European Union Bureau Chief for Paramount Pictures and Real TV News in the USA and later in London.