VINEETHA ATHREY is an award-winning Television Journalist, Author, Speaker, Producer & Anchor who has spent over 10 years covering business, technology, society and culture. She worked with CNBC-TV18 for nearly 7 years and has had bylines in Indian Express, Mint, and The Alternative. Her book Sexy Successful Spiritual is an original take on personal leadership viewed through the lens of neuroscience and evolutionary biology.

Additionally, Vineetha is a corporate leadership development and executive presence coach, panel moderator and professional anchor. She also consults brands on strategic content creation.



Vineetha has tracked billion-dollar companies, reported and analyzed business and financial news across diverse sectors like Information Technology, Policy, Mining, Real Estate, Venture Capital and Entrepreneurship, breaking some of the biggest stories along the way.

At CNBC-TV18 she has interviewed the who’s who of corporate India, including Narayana Murthy, Lakshmi Niwas Mittal, Kiran Mazumdar Shaw, SD Shibulal, Shah Rukh Khan, Vinod Khosla, Nandan Nilekani, and Kanwal Rekhi. Her work has won numerous awards and much appreciation.



Sexy Successful Spiritual sheds light on how to consistently stay ‘in-the-zone’ and live an inspired life. It is based on Vineetha’s original neuroscience-based approach to personal leadership.

Speaker, Anchor & Trainer

Chaired and moderated prestigious events and panels supported by multilateral organisations such as the United Nations, Global Philanthropic Circle, etc.

Content Strategist

Brings over 10 years of expertise in content and journalism to bolster brand building initiatives. Consults brands on strategic content creation.

Journalist & Writer

Reportage on business and financial news, and features on technology, culture and society. Currently a freelance journalist, after 7 years inside the CNBC-TV18 newsroom.


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