Area of ExpertiseData. Digital strategy. Driving subscriptions. Reaching new audiences. Business news.
Sonali Verma is deputy head of audience at the Globe and Mail. She is a business journalist with more than 20 years of experience, mainly in digital media.
She was previously the Globe and Mail’s senior editor in charge of audience engagement, overseeing its homepages as well as social media operations. She has also been the editor in charge of investment content as well as the digital team at the Report on Business.
She earlier worked as a reporter, editor and producer of business news at Reuters, CNBC and Bloomberg News. Before moving to Toronto, she worked in New Delhi, London, Hong Kong, Singapore and Manila.
Why did you become a journalist?
I like to read and write. I also believe that the voice of one journalist can change the lives of many by influencing public policy.
Years in Journalism26
Years at The Globe and Mail11
BA, Economics (Honours), Lady Shri Ram, Delhi University
MA, Political Science, Delhi University