Sandeep Bamzai

Visiting Fellow

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Sandeep Bamzai is Visiting Fellow at ORF. He is a media professional having held editorial leadership positions through his 32 year career.

Sandeep started his career with The Statesman in Calcutta in 1983. Having worked across all media verticals, he considers himself a news, cricket and crisis junkie. Coming out of a six year stint with the India Today Group where he wrote on the 2G, CWG and coal scams, he is taking a sabbatical to complete a book on ‘The Role of the Indian Princes’ in the run up to Independence for a top publishing house.An economics graduate from Calcutta University, he is an alumnus of the prestigious St Columba's in New Delhi.

Past Position(s)

  • Editor, Mail Today
  • Executive Editor at TV Today Network
  • National Business Editor, Hindustan Times
  • Deputy Editor, Sunday Observer
  • Deputy Editor, Business India
  • Assistant Editor, The Illustrated Weekly
  • Executive Editor, Business Plus
  • Editor, Dalal Street Journal