Phani Kumar joins CorporateTreasurer as editor

The veteran financial journalist will lead the title’s content development.

Phani Kumar joins CorporateTreasurer as editor

Financial editor Phani Kumar has joined Haymarket Media as editor of CorporateTreasurer and FinanceAsia based in Hong Kong.  

Kumar has 20 years’ experience in financial journalism having worked at Dow Jones Newswires and MarketWatch early in his career before moving to Bloomberg, where he covered emerging markets stocks before taking on the role of editor for China markets. Most recently, Kumar established and led the Hong Kong bureau as news editor at Nikkei NewsRise Asia from 2016 to 2020, leading Nikkei Markets’ real-time coverage of financial news.

The appointment comes as Corporate Treasurer refocuses its editorial and commercial strategies on key industry trends, strategies and important forums for all corporate finance leaders.

The publication also continues to develop its CTWeek and CTHK series, an innovative event format that brings together corporate treasurers and CFOs to engage with a programme of interactive master classes in Singapore and Hong Kong.

"CorporateTreasurer is a prestigious publication with a unique brand and appeal within the financial community," said Kumar. "As the world continues to engage with COVID-19 and its aftermath, we will continue to engage with our audience across digital and events while producing content that matters to the market."