Sanjiv Bhattacharya, the editor of the yet to be launched second magazine from the Conde Nast India stable, GQ India, resigned today. While Bhattacharya could not be contacted at the time of filing this story, a spokesperson for Conde Nast India confirmed the development through a statement to Campaign India."Sanjiv Bhattacharya has resigned from his position as Editor, GQ India due to personal reasons. CN International and India are committed to ensuring an outstanding launch for GQ India in September 2008," said the statement.
It’s raining foreign magazines. The spate of international magazines foraying into the Indian market continues with Conde Nast International set to launch GQ in India. The senior editorial team has been formalized with Sanjiv Bhattacharya appointed as editor, GQ India, while Brendan Allthorpe has been appointed art director of GQ India. CJ Kurrien has been appointed senior editor of GQ India while Iain Ball has been appointed features editor of GQ India.
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