In his four-decade-long career as a journalist, A.K. Bhattacharya has held leadership positions in several publications including Financial Express, The Economic Times, The Pioneer, and Business Standard. At present, he is the editorial director at Business Standard. His fortnightly columns - New Delhi Diary and Raisina Hill- taking a close look at the implications of policymaking and government affairs. A winner of the Shriram Lifetime Achievement Award For Excellence In Financial Journalism.