Arjun Kharpal is a technology correspondent for CNBC in London. He moved into the role after being a news assistant at the company for two years, and a reporter for a year following that.
Arjun's heads up CNBC's "Tech Transformers" special report, interviewing guests or offering analysis on "Squawk Box Europe" and "Street Signs", as well as writing a plethora of stories online. He writes extensively on the technology industry covering the latest trends and topics all the way from the most innovative start-ups up to the biggest companies in the world including Apple and Google.
Arjun talks to the most important industry players including company chief executives, investors, and entrepreneurs.
Arjun has previously written for The Times, The Telegraph, The Guardian and The Mirror in London. He holds a BA in English Literature from the University of York and an MA in Newspaper Journalism from City University, London.
CNBC's Arjun reports from the Pioneers tech conference in Vienna, Austria, with comments from Andrus Ansip, European commissioner for the Digital Single Market, on the potential to tax robots.
Siraj Khaliq, partner at Atomico, says that tech companies in Europe are now ambitious enough to grow to Google's scale, moving on from the previous preference for being acquired.
Talk of mass job losses and the need to give humans a computer layer in their brain as a result of AI are "alarmist", a start-up CEO told CNBC.
Behshad Behzadi, director for conversational search at Google, explains why he believes Google Assistant has the opportunity to “become really big.”
Behshad Behzadi, director for conversational search at Google, comments on the Google Assistant’s progress so far, and the type of traction it is getting at present.
Sentient CEO Babak Hodjat speaks to CNBC at the Pioneers tech conference in Vienna, Austria, about the broad applications of artificial intelligence technology.
Russia is exploring ways to regulate bitcoin, the country's central bank governor told CNBC.
CNBC's Arjun Kharpal previews what to expect from the Pioneers tech conference in Vienna.
Its market capitalization could grow to $1.75 trillion in 10 years, according to Saxo Bank analyst Kay Van-Petersen.
One hedge fund veteran told CNBC that the industry doesn't "know enough about it".
CNBC looks at how the computer systems in F1 cars have made their way into regular vehicles.
FIA President Jean Todt discusses his start with the Ferarri team and the current problems facing F1.
F1 experts discuss whether the quieter engine sounds are making the sport less attractive.
Retail expert Mary Epner breaks down where the retail sector is seeing strength and what that could mean for your money.
Nick Bennenbroek of Wells Fargo gives his take on the dollar, saying it’s now a risk-off trade.
Steven Englander of Rafiki Capital Management discusses which central banker will be the top focus for Jackson Hole watchers this week, Yellen or Draghi.