Amidst all the rumours and speculation around his exit, R Jagannathan, Editor-in-Chief of Firstpost and Forbes India, has confirmed to exchange4media that he will be retiring in mid-October. As reported earlier by us, Firstpost has appointed BV Rao (Editor) and Ajay Singh (Executive Editor)
R Jagannathan, who was earlier Executive Editor at DNA, will be joining Web18 as Editor, Business & Financial media. Web18 operates financial portals and services including Moneycontrol.com and Poweryourtrade.com. Jagannathan’s mandate is to provide editorial direction and manage content strategy for existing financial brands in the Web18 portfolio as well as spearhead new initiatives on the content side which the network will announce soon.