DNA has promoted R. Jagannathan to the post of executive editor for all its editions including Mumbai, Pune, Ahmedabad, Surat and Jaipur. The resident editors of all these editions will report to Jagannathan directly.
In addition to this, he will also be the managing editor of the soon-to-be-launched Hindi business daily by the Bhaskar Group. Campaign India broke the story of the launch of this business daily. Yatish Rajawat, the newly appointed editor for the daily, will also report directly to him.
Jagannathan has over 30 years of experience in the print industry including newspapers and magazines. He has been the editor of Business World and The Financial Express. He is the founding editor of Business Today. Before joining DNA Money as editor in 2005, he was the executive editor of Business Standard. He has since moved up to the post of managing editor of DNA, Mumbai.