Raghav Bahl is the founder, controlling shareholder, and managing
director of Network 18, India's largest television news and business
network. It broadcasts content from CNN and CNBC and also publishes Forbes India.
Bahl has negotiated joint ventures with U.S. media giants such as NBC Universal, Viacom, Time Warner, and Forbes. In just 17 years since its creation, Network 18 has grown its market capitalization to more than $750 million.