Parikshit Luthra is a Senior Anchor and Associate Editor at CNBC-TV18.
He has over 14 years of experience in the Indian broadcast industry.
Starting off as a researcher and crime reporter, he moved on to covering politics, international affairs and business news.
Parikshit is a graduate of St Stephen’s College and thereafter got a law degree from Faculty of Law, Delhi University.
Parikshit attended the US State Department IVLP fellowship in 2018 and CNN Journalism Fellowship in 2012 and was awarded the best young journalist at NT awards in the same year.
In his present position at CNBC-TV18, he closely covers foreign affairs, the automobile sector and economic policy.
He is the host of the channel’s weekly show on foreign affairs called the Global Eye and has anchored various auto shows on electric mobility and global trade.
He also takes a keen interest in Indian politics and has extensively covered state and general elections over the last decade.
Parikshit has interviewed key industry leaders, including Anish Shah, Venu Srinivasan, Pawan Munjal, Rajiv Bajaj, Thierry Bollore and Guenter Butschek.
Parikshit has also interviewed several global leaders including, Former US Secretary for Commerce Wilbur Ross, Former US Secretary of State John Kerry, Lord Mayor of London Peter Estlin to name a few.