Raju Narisetti is the CEO of Gizmodo Media Group, at Univision Communications Inc, a portfolio of digital journalism sites that includes some of the the web’s most beloved and authentic brands, including Gizmodo, Jezebel, Deadspin, Kotaku, Jalopnik, Splinter, Lifehacker, Earther and The Root.
A media executive with a track record in creating, rethinking and managing major media organizations in North America, Europe and Asia, Raju was most recently Senior Vice-President of Strategy at News Corp. Prior to that, he was Managing Editor of The Wall Street Journal Digital Network, where he is responsible for WSJ’s digital/mobile content strategy and execution; the Managing Editor of The Washington Post, where he led the integration of its digital and print businesses; the Editor of The Wall Street Journal Europe; and is the Founder of Mint, the second-largest business newspaper/website in India.
He is the Vice Chairman of the Board of The International Center For Journalists (ICFJ) and also on the Board of the Wikimedia Foundation. His home is in Brooklyn, NY, though he is often found, rather plainspoken, @raju