Squawk on the Street

Simon Hobbs

Simon Hobbs
"Squawk on the Street" Co-Anchor

Simon Hobbs is an anchor based at the network's Global Headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, N.J. He currently co-anchors the 10AM ET hour of CNBC's "Squawk on the Street" (M-F, 9AM-11AM ET) live from the New York Stock Exchange. He joined CNBC in 1998.

Previously, Hobbs was based at CNBC in London where he had anchored "European Closing Bell" and "Europe Tonight." Hobbs also globe-trotted to host "The Leaders," a series of in-depth one-to-one interviews with the world's business and political elite.

In 2006, Hobbs was named Television Personality of the Year by the Association of International Broadcasters and has hosted high-level, international meetings for the European Union, the United Nations, the World Bank and environmental nongovernmental organizations.

Hobbs cut his teeth as a journalist with a decade in radio producing some of the biggest names in UK broadcasting. His work for news organizations includes the BBC, Reuters and Sky News.

He holds a Bachelor of Science degree with honors in economics from the University College London.

Follow Simon Hobbs on Twitter @HobbsieNY.

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  • Cruise industry in Cuba

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports from Cuba on Carnival's historic first cruise to the country since Castro took power and how it can grow as a prime destination in the Caribbean.

  • Carnival CEO arrives in Cuba

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs speaks to Carnival Corp. CEO Arnold Donald, as his company becomes the first U.S. cruise ship to dock in Cuba for the first time since 1959.

  • Carnival cruise ship arrives in Cuba

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports the first U.S. cruise ship is preparing to dock in Cuba for the first time since 1959.

  • Royal Caribbean's customers spend more on ship
    By: Jon Fortt

    Royal Caribbean CEO Richard Fain discusses a better-than-expected quarter and cruise travel to Cuba.

  • Euro zone grows 4x as fast as US

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including first quarter global growth at the European market close.

  • Stocks inch higher at European close

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including first quarter UK GDP data.

  • Brexit vote poll key at European close

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including Italian and Spanish banks moving higher, and a look at a poll ahead of the EU referendum.

  • European stocks in negative territory

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including Austria's election.

  • European stocks down

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including European autos dragging down the region's market.

  • European markets close higher

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including CaixaBank offering $1 billion takeover bid for Portugal's Banco BPI.

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