Drew Griffin was an American journalist known for his work at American cable news channel CNN.

He joined CNN in May 2004.

Griffin won a business and financial reporting Emmy Award in 2005.

Griffin and his wife, Margot, had three children.

Griffin died from cancer at his home on December 17, 2022, at the age of 60.

Drew’s death is a devastating loss to CNN and our entire profession.

Griffin contributed hundreds of stories and worked on multiple documentaries for CNN.

CNN CEO Chris Licht said in a note to staff. “A highly acclaimed investigative journalist, Drew’s work had incredible impact and embodied the mission of this organization in every way.”