Deepanshu Bagchee is Managing Digital Editor for CNBC International, overseeing digital teams in London and Singapore. Most recently he was Supervising Digital Editor for CNBC Asia based in Singapore. Previously, he worked as a producer for Bloomberg TV in New York and as an anchor and reporter for CNBC's affiliate CNBC-TV18 in India. He holds an MBA from INSEAD business school in France and an MA in International Journalism from Cardiff University, UK.
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