Ms. Surabhi Agarwal



Surabhi Agarwal, Business Standard

One of the sharpest and youngest minds tracking technology, Surabhi is a Special Correspondent with leading financial daily Business Standard. She leads the paper’s coverage of Technology and related areas in the power centre of India — New Delhi. An expert in public policy issues surrounding the technology industry, Ms. Agarwal’s competence and domain knowledge span across digital media, Internet, Software firms and Electronic companies. She has a keen interest in issues concerning the Internet including Cyber security, governance, privacy, surveillance and cross-border taxation.
Ms. Agarwal is often invited by the state-owned All India Radio to be a part of their panel discussions on various engaging topics apart from anchoring various programmes for them on wide ranging subjects.

She has worked with Mint, the business daily of the Hindustan Times Group handling the technology coverage, including the prestigious Aadhaar or UID  project. In the past, she has also worked with Financial Express, the business daily of The Indian Express Group. She started her career with the state owned broadcaster Doordarshan News. Over the years, she has covered sectors such as Commerce and Industry, Aviation, Telecom, Retail and Real Estate in addition to her core competence of Technology.

Ms Agarwal is a recipient of several awards and accolades, which have recognised her bent towards investigative journalism. She is a widely traveled person and an avid reader.