Vivek Law Quits Bloomberg TV, Siddharth Zarabi is Executive Editor

By afaqs! news bureau , afaqs!, Mumbai | In Media Publishing | October 31, 2014
Zarabi, who has 17 years of experience, will lead the editorial functions across all verticals.

Vivek Law, editor of Bloomberg TV India, has put in his papers. CNBC's Siddharth Zarabi has been appointed as executive editor to take over the duties from Law.

Law, who served as editor for four years, has decided to pursue his personal interests. "These have been the four most amazing years of my 21-year journalistic career.

Siddharth Zarabi

We have together created an outstanding business channel. I have no doubt in my mind that this great product will only grow and grow in the coming months and years," says Law.

Siddharth Zarabi joins from CNBC where he served as national news editor. He has handled the responsibility of driving reporting teams nationally, apart from leading special news programming initiatives on the channel. He was earlier the economic policy editor and Delhi bureau chief for CNBC-TV18. Prior to that, he has worked with Business Standard, Hindustan Times and The Indian Express.

Zarabi, who has a work experience of 17 years, will work closely with the entire team to enhance Bloomberg TV India's platform for coverage of all aspects of the Indian economy, banking and finance, trade and industry, capital and forex markets.

Assuming charge of his new responsibilities, Zarabi says, "I am extremely excited to take on this new role. I am confident that with the credible platform already created by Vivek and the entire editorial team, and with the strong support of Bloomberg, the world's most influential news organization, the channel and its related products will further strengthen their leadership position in India, and deliver increasing value to their target 'Influencer" audience."

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