Udayan Mukherjee is Indian television journalist who was formerly the managing editor with CNBC India.
Udayan is an economist by training having obtained his B.Sc in Economics from Presidency College, Kolkata and an MA in Economics from Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. He began his career with UTV. At CNBC India he was the Managing Editor and anchors live market shows until he stepped down in 2013 citing professional fatigue.
Udayan joined CNBC 15 years ago at the age of 25 and now he is 40. There was hardly any dedicated business channel or live stock market commentary before he conquered the business channel world. Though business journalism had developed enough it was not popular over television and online stock trading was also not familiar that time when computers and internet have just begun to become a part of daily human’s life. Through his powerful control over language, depth of knowledge and polite talk, he won everyone’s heart and very soon he became the central vein of the channel. To place CNBC as no.1 business channel of India, contributions given by Udayan is immensely huge.
Udayan Mukherjee Education
Mukherjee’s qualification is B.Sc in Economics from Presidency College, Kolkata and an MA in Economics from Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. He is an economist by training
Udayan Mukherjee Awards
2012, Ramnath Goenka Awards, Journalist of the Year in the broadcasting category.
Udayan Mukherjee Wife
He along with Mitali Mukherjee were seen together in many important programs like morning bell and closing bell and their close association and chemistry was the highlight of the leading shows too. Many people even misinterpret them to be husband and wife since both have a ‘Mukherjee’ tag associated with them. Their live market shows have always received high rating as well.