Prannoy Roy

Founder and Executive Co-Chairperson, New Delhi Television (NDTV)

1973, BSc (Hons) in Economics, Queen Mary College, London University; 1978, PhD, Delhi School of Economics, Delhi University; 1975, Chartered Accountant, Fellow, Institute of Chartered Accountants, England and Wales. 1979-83, Consultant, PriceWaterhouse, India; 1980-95, Psephologist and Author, Opinion Polls, India; 1985, Associate Professor, Delhi School of Economics; 1986-87, Economic Adviser, Finance Ministry, Indian Government; since 1988, Executive Co-Chairperson, New Delhi Television. Concurrently: Editor-in-Chief, NDTV, Lead Anchor, Election Analysis and Budget Special; BBC World Question Time. Recipient of awards.