Foreign Editor
The Hindustan Times
Pramit is currently the Foreign Editor of The Hindustan Times and was previously the paper’s US correspondent following roles as editorial writer for The Telegraph and The Statesman of Calcutta. He specializes in India’s international security and economic policy.  Over the past several years he has been a Hubert H. Humphrey Fellow at the University of Maryland – College Park; media fellow at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy; South Asia fellow at the Henry Stimson Centre in Washington DC, and a Visiting Fellow at Cornell University’s South Asia department. 

He is a member of the Mont Pelerin Society, the Liberty Institute of New Delhi, the International Institute for Strategic Studies UK, the Asia Society Global Council and the Aspen Institute Italia.  Pramit is an Indian delegate to the Confederation of Indian Industries' Indo-US Strategic Dialogue and Indo-Japan-US Strategic Dialogue. He also serves as a Senior Associate for the Rhodium Group, is a member of the Council of Emerging Markets and was recently the 2006-7 Bernard Schwartz Fellow at the Asia Society New York.  He has a BA in history from Cornell University, has visited over 40 countries, and was born in Calcutta in 1964.