Frances Harrison is the BBC’s Tehran Correspondent.
She has held this role since 2004. Prior to this, she was a correspondent both in Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. She also spent two years (from 1998 to 2000) freelancing for BBC news in Kuala Lumpur and from 1993 to 1994 in Pakistan. She has also worked on a number of current affairs programmes for BBC World.
Frances is married with a son.