Rajiv Pant

Young Global Leader Alumnus

Rajiv Pant is Deputy CTO of News Corp, parent company of The Wall Street Journal and several other global brands. Before this promotion, as Chief Product & Technology Officer of WSJ, responsible for Product, Design, and Engineering, he reported jointly to the WSJ editor-in-chief and to Dow Jones corporate. Previously, as CTO of The New York Times, Rajiv led the successful development and delivery of dozens of acclaimed mobile and web products over four years. Earlier, he headed up digital technology at Conde Nast for four years, where he managed multiple successful teams including Reddit. His leadership experience includes CTO of Cox Media Group, VP Engineering at Knight Ridder, and roles at startups. He has experience building and supervising small teams to 400+ employees. He received several prestigious awards during his career including being honored as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum in 2014.