• Gianluca Mezzofiore is an Investigative Researcher based at CNN's London bureau.

    Since joining CNN in 2018, Mezzofiore's work has covered significant events such as the mass shootings in Parkland and El Paso, the Notre Dame Cathedral fire and the climate crisis.

    He has filed exploratory pieces on the coronavirus pandemic and was part of CNN's investigation into Russian troll farms in Ghana.

    Mezzofiore has reported on crises across the globe, from the Genoa bridge collapse to protests in Sudan. He has also contributed to CNN's As Equals gender inequality series.

    Before joining CNN, Mezzofiore worked as a reporter at Mashable UK, Mail Online and IBTimes UK.

    Mezzofiore is fluent in Italian and English. He holds a Master's degree in International Journalism from City, University of London and a Bachelor's degree and Postgraduate diploma in Modern Literature from the University of