Rajdeep Sardesai is an Indian journalist and news presenter. Sardesai is the consulting editor at the India Today group. Rajdeep Sardesai has worked with The Times of India for six years and was the city editor of its Mumbai edition. He entered television journalism in 1994 as Political Editor of New Delhi Television (NDTV).
He was the Managing Editor of both NDTV 24X7 and NDTV India and was responsible for overseeing the new policy for both the channels. He hosted the popular show like 'The Big Fight' at NDTV. He later quit NDTV to start his own company, Global Broadcast News (GBN), in collaboration with the American giant CNN and Raghav Bahl's TV18.
He has also been the President of the Editors Guild of India, the only television journalist to hold the post and was chosen a Global leader for tomorrow by the world economic forum in 2000.
During the total career, he has covered major national and international stories, specialising in national politics. He has contributed to several books and writes a fortnightly column that appears in seven newspapers.