Ben Thompson Biography and Wiki
Ben Thompson is an American journalist who works as a News presenter and correspondent for BBC News based in the United Kingdom. Ben presents BBC Breakfast as well as co-hosts Business Live. He previously served as the former BBC New York and Middle East Correspondent.
Ben Thompson Age and Birthday
Ben was born on August 12, 1981, in London, United Kingdom. He is 39 years old as of 2021. His birth sign is Leo.
Ben Thompson Height
Thompson is quite tall, He stands at a height of 6 feet 6 inches (Approx. 1.98 m) tall.
Ben Thompson Education
Ben attended Cardiff University in 2003 where he graduated with a degree in International Business and French as well as a post-graduate degree inJournalism in 2004. In Addition, he spent some time at Brest Business School in
Ben Thompson Family, Parents, Siblings
Attempts to establish his parents’ identities were in vain since no information about them is available to the public. It’s therefore not clear if he has any siblings. This section will be updated as soon as new information is available to the public.
Ben Thompson Partner, Is He Married?
Moving on to his marital affairs, the famed news presenter is happily married to his loving spouse, Andy Roche. the romantic duo exchanged their wedding vows in January 2011, the couple has been together for a decade. He made a post on January 24, 2021, via his Instagram account captioned, ‘Happy ten years @andyroche. Can’t believe you’ve put up with me for ten actual whole years. Love you.’
Ben Thompson Gay
The BBC presenter is in fact openly gay. He is married to his loving partner Andy Roche. Further details regarding his partner will be updated soon.
Ben Thompson Salary
According to BBC estimates, Thompson received an average annual salary ranging from $27,300 to $77,500. His contract with the exact figures is yet to be released.
Ben Thompson Net Worth
Ben Thompson has an estimated net worth ranging from $300,000 to $700,000 as of 2021. This amount is from his extensive career as a journalist among other investments.
Ben Thompson BBC
BBC News is an operational business division of the British Broadcasting Corporation responsible for the gathering and broadcasting of news and current affairs. While at college, he produced the morning radio news program, Good Morning Wales.
Ben then relocated to London, where he served in the Business & Economics Unit of BBC News as well as the business producer for the rolling news service BBC News 24 and the BBC’s international news channel,.
He was later promoted to the BBC’s Middle East Business Correspondent based in Dubai in 2008. He then returned to the UK to become a Business Presenter for the BBC News Channel and provided insight on the Financial crisis of 2007–08 and the debt crisis engulfing the globe. Ben later became BBC’s New York Correspondent.