LitFest Launchpad speaker Priyanka Pradhan is a Dubai-based journalist with experience of 13 years in television, print and electronic media, across India and the UAE. Specialising in business and lifestyle genres, she reported for CNBC Network 18 (Storyboard) and Economic Times Now (Brand Equity) as correspondent and assistant producer in Mumbai.
After moving to Dubai in 2011, she served as assistant editor for The New York Times Style Magazine (the UAE and Qatar editions) and Bloomberg Businessweek Middle East as well as features editor for Sorbet Magazine (UAE and EU). She contributed as travel writer to various lifestyle magazine titles such as Conde Nast Traveller (UAE and Indian editions). She was also regular contributor to regional and international magazines such as Harper’s Bazaar Middle East, DestinAsian (Indonesia), Al Nawras (in-flight magazine for Air Arabia) and Villa 88 (UAE).