Shereen Bhan is a well-known Indian journalist and news anchor who currently holds the position of Managing Editor at CNBC-TV18. With an impressive career spanning over two decades, Bhan has established herself as a prominent figure in the field of journalism. Her expertise, professionalism, and dedication to her work have earned her numerous accolades and recognition in the industry.
|Date of Birth
|August 20, 1976
|State of Origin
|Managing Editor, CNBC-TV18
|– University of Delhi
– University of Pune
Early Life and Education:
Shereen was Born on August 20, 1976, into a Kashmiri Hindu family. Her educational path led her from Kendriya Vidyalaya in Kashmir to St. Stephen’s College, Delhi, where she earned a degree in Philosophy. She further honed her skills with a master’s in Communication Studies from the University of Pune, specializing in film and television.
Career and Achievements:
Shereen Bhan started her career as a news researcher for Karan Thapar’s production house, Infotainment Television. She then joined UTV’s News and Current Affairs division, where she produced shows like “We the People” for Star TV and “Line of Fire” for SAB TV. In December 2000, she joined CNBC-TV18, where she has been a valuable member of the team ever since.
Bhan’s contributions to the channel are vast and varied. She is the Anchor and Editor of “Young Turks,” a long-running show that focuses on entrepreneurs and their stories. Her hosting of “Overdrive,” an auto show, has earned her the prestigious News Television Award for the Best Auto Show for three consecutive years.
Bhan also leads the channel’s special feature programming, which includes innovative shows like “Ministers of Change” and “What Women Really Want.” Her exceptional talent and skills as a business talk show host have been recognized with the Best Business Talk Show award at the News Television awards for two consecutive years.
Notable Awards and Recognition
Shereen Bhan’s contributions to the media industry have been widely acknowledged. In 2005, she was honored with the FICCI Woman of the Year award for her outstanding contribution to the field of media. She has also been featured in various magazines, including Femina, Verve, and Vogue, where she was recognized for her beauty and listed among the most beautiful women.
In 2009, the World Economic Forum named her as one of the Young Global Leaders, further highlighting her influence and impact in the industry.
As the Managing Editor of CNBC-TV18, Shereen Bhan continues to make significant contributions to the channel’s success. She anchors and produces several shows, including “India Business Hour,” “The Nation’s Business,” and “Power Turks.” Her expertise in business journalism and her ability to provide insightful analysis have made her a trusted figure in the industry.