CP Surendran, former Senior Editor of The Times of India, Gurgaon has joined DNA as Editor-in-Chief, confirmed industry sources.
He ended his stint at TOI last month.
In Mumbai, Surendran has worked with The Times of India, Times Sunday Review and Bombay Times, among other publications. He was also Resident Editor of The Times of India, Pune for three years.
Surenderan is a well known name in the poetry circles and has published three collections of poetry. A selection of his poems was included in Gemini II in 1994. He has published an independent collection of poems, ‘Posthumous Poems’, in 2000 as well.
Also an avid novelist, his first novel, ‘An Iron Harvest’, based on the Naxalite uprising, was published by Indiaink.