While Aneesh Raman has yet to disclose his exact date of birth, he does know that he was born in India. In addition to being a CNN correspondent, he is also a Fulbright Scholar and has reported from Iraq, Africa, and South America. Aneesh has worked in the Obama Administration from 2009 to 2014, where he was assigned as a speechwriter for Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner. Before joining CNN, he also worked in the Pentagon and the Treasury, and he ended up working in the White House.
In addition to working for CNN, Raman has held numerous positions, including in Iraq and Iran. He was the first CNN correspondent to report from Iraq during the Iraq War, and he also covered the conflict in Iran during 2007 and 2008. During this period, Raman was involved in the election process in the United States, serving as an adviser to Barack Obama’s campaign. In addition to being a CNN reporter, he is also an author of several books.
Raman has a varied background and has worked at the United States Department of Defense, the Treasury Department, and other government agencies. His most notable work involved reporting on the global financial crisis for CNN. He also spent three years as a war correspondent for CNN’s New England Cable News. He is a Harvard College graduate and a Fulbright scholar. He is also a term member of the Council on Foreign Relations and part of the New Frontier Award committee.