Meekal Hashmi Biography

Meekal Hashmi is a British financial tycoon working for the family-owned Swiss Bank with Indian roots called S.P. Hinduja as the General Counsel. He is also famously known as the husband of the BBC’s newsreader on BBC News at Ten, BBC Weekend News, and the BBC Radio 4 program, Today.

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Meekal Hashmi Age And Birthday

How old is Meekal Hashmi? Born in 1970, Meekal is 54 years old as of 2024. However, the exact birth date at which he was born is under review. Also, his birthday celebration date, as well as his zodiac sign, are not known to the public.

Meekal Hashmi Height And Weight

Hashmi stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches tall. However, his actual body measurements on weight are not available.

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Meekal Hashmi Ethnicity And Nationality

Meekal Hashmi is of British nationality and Indian ancestry.

Meekal Hashmi Education

For her education, Hashmi graduated from Edinburg University in 1992 with a bachelor’s degree in Psychology. From 1992 to 1994, he pursued law at The College of Law, York. Later, in 1995, Hashmi graduated with a master’s degree in law majoring in International Financial and Banking Law from the London School of Economics and Political Science.

Meekal Hashmi Family/ Parents And Siblings

Meekal was born and raised by his parents in London, England. However, he has not disclosed information regarding his family’s whereabouts to the public. Thus, the identities of Meekal’s father, mother, or siblings are not available to the public.

Meekal Hashmi’s Wife And Children

Meekal Hashmi is married to his lovely wife, Mishal Husain.

His wife, Mishal is an award-winning journalist who is currently working for BBC. She joined the BBC news team in 1998 as a junior producer. Currently, Husain reads news on BBC Radio 4 program, Today. She also presents news on BBC News at Ten, Sunday evening edition.

Occasionally, Husain also presents on BBC News Channel and BBC World News. Additionally, she is a relief presenter on programs like BBC News at Six and Newsnight on BBC Two.

Meekal Hashmi And Mishal Husain

Meekal and Mishal met when they were young. Their families were very close bonds which were created by Meekal’s and Mishal’s mother when they were at Kinnaird together. Most people tend to assume that Mishal and Meekal’s marriage was arranged but that is a wrong assumption because it was not.

The beautiful couple got married in July 2003. During their years of marriage, Meekal and Mishal have been blessed with three children (sons) namely, Rafael, Musa, and Zaki.

Meekal Hashmi Wikipedia

Hashmi began his career in 1995 as a trainee solicitor at Trowers & Hamlins, Afterward, he worked for companies like Clifford Chance LLP, Citco Fund Services, and Barings as a legal counsel. In 2007, Meekal joined the city of Westminster Magistrate Court where he was serving as a magistrate for 5 years.

Afterward, he joined Old Mutual Global Investors as the general counsel and served the company for 6 years. He also served Neuberger Berman as the General Counsel for EMEA & LatAm and also for ETM Group London as a non-executive director. Later he joined the Affiliated Manager Group in 2015 and served as the senior Global Counsel until 2020

Meekal Hashmi S.P. Hinduja

Meekal is the General Counsel of the family-owned Swiss Band with Indian Roots, S.P. Hinduja. He joined the S.P. Hinduja Banque Privée in April 2020. Hinduja is a bank that offers investment advisory services, and guidelines on wealth management to entrepreneurial clients.

Its main goal is to create a huge impact on both the economic and social status of its clients and enhance the growth of markets. Hinduja Bank was founded in 1994 and it is available in countries like India, Switzerland, UAE, and the UK.

Meekal Hashmi Networth

Hashmi has a net worth of approximately $3 million.

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