Faye D’Souza is a well-known Indian journalist, Television Anchor and a News Reader. She has worked as the Executive Editor of Mirror Now, which is a part of The Times Group. Her fame grew with the show named The Urban Debate on Mirror Now, where she discussed issues like Corruption, communal violence and freedom of media and press. Previously, she has been a member of the CNBC TV, and she has work experience as an Anchor and Editorial lead on Investor’s Guide on ET Now.
She was born in Chikmagalur, Karnataka, which is her native place. She has grown up in Bangalore. For her schooling, she joined a private school in Bangalore. For her higher education, she joined the Mount Caramel College, Bangalore, where she pursued Bachelors of Arts in Literature. Further, she also did Bachelor’s in Journalism after graduation in Literature. She completed her graduation in Journalism and Mass Communication in 2002. Further, for her Postgraduation, she joined the Convergence Institute of Mass Communication, Media and Information Studies, Bengaluru in 2004. She belongs to a Roman Catholic Brahmin family.
Let us have an insight into Faye D’Souza’s Net Worth, Income, Career, Videos, Boyfriend and House.
Faye D’Souza Net Worth
After she completed her post-graduation in 2006, she started working in the field of Journalism. Faye D’Souza’s Net Worth is estimated to be around $1 Million. Her annual income is approximately 60 Lakhs per annum. Her main source of income is through her profession as a journalist and a newsreader. She is also a well-known Television Anchor. Faye D’Souza’s Net Worth for 2019 was around $100 Thousand to $1 Million.
However, Faye D’Souza’s Net Worth for 2020 is still under review.
Faye D’Souza Career
Faye D’Souza’s Career was started after she completed her post-graduation in Mass Communication. Before that, she started working with the All India Radio while she was still studying. In 2003, she joined as CNBC TV as a journalist. Later, she shifted to mutual funds, finance and insurance as her areas of reporting. Also, on ET News, she produced three weekly shows named Investor’s Guide, All About Stocks and The Property Guide.
In 2017, the Times Network launched a separate news channel named as Mirror Now. Faye D’Souza was made the senior editor for that news channel. On Mirror Now, she was also able to present a debate show known as The Urban Debate, which highlighted the issues which did not get the limelight they deserved, including topics such as Corruption, Independent Media and Press and Politics. In 2018, for her show The Urban Debate, she received the award for ‘The Journalist of The Year’ from RedInk.
Also, she has received several awards for covering issues concerning the lives of normal people. Her impeccable skills for handling sensitive issues such as Corruption and Communal Violence, brought her a lot of appreciation, which made her show, The Urban Debate, extremely famous amongst the audience.
Started A New Journey
On September 9 2019, she resigned from Mirror Now Daily Operations. She has been replaced by Vinay Tiwari as the Managing editor of the news channel. A lot of people presumed that she had to resign due to excessive political pressure and threats. Hence, her spontaneous decision for the resignation was speculated by the masses.
While she was working for ET News, she got the opportunity to present a show named “The Property Guide” which played a major role in increasing the TRPs of the news channel. As she is a feminist and always wanted to do something for Women Empowerment, she did a special segment on her show, Investor’s Guide, where she guided women about the various options for investments. Also, in The Urban Debate, she discussed issues related to gender inequality and also, the lack of career opportunities for women due to the gender bias in society. Highlighting the issue of safety of women, she also did a special telecast with actress Radhika Apte.
Faye D’Souza Videos
After starting to work in the field of Journalism in 2002, she worked for various channels including CNBC TV, Times Network and ET News. In 2015, ET News launched a new channel named as Magicbricks.com, which appointed D’Souza as the Editor-in-chief for the channel. The channel started to focus on news related to Real Estate and Property, which increased the TRP of the channel very quickly. This channel got renamed as Mirror Now in 2017. They eventually shifted the focus from property to general news and current affairs.
Faye D’Souza has received several awards for her immense contribution in the field of Journalism. Also, she is very famous for her fearless and bold style of presenting news. In May 2018, she received the award for ‘The Journalist of The Year’ by RedInk Awards for her show named The Urban Debate. She was featured in the Verve Magazine too for her work in the field of Journalism and Mass Communication. By the International Advertising Association, she received the “News Anchor of The Year” award in July 2018. In 2018, she received the Rachna Award from the Rachna Organisation. On November 1 2018, Vogue awarded her as the “Opinion Maker of the Year” which is undoubtedly one of the most prestigious awards in the field of Media and Press.
The Kanara Catholic Association felicitated her with “The Face of the Year” award. In the same year, she received the award for the “News Television’s Editor-in-chief Award” by the News Broadcasting Awards in 2019.
Faye D’Souza Boyfriend
Faye D’Souza belongs to Chikmagalur, Karnataka. We don’t know much about her family, but we that she has two sisters. Also, her husband’s name is Sagar Gokhale. She married him on September 3, 2010.
Faye D’Souza House
With a Net Worth of more than $1 Million, she owns a lot of real estates and property throughout the country. Also, she stays in a very luxurious house in New Delhi.
Faye D’Souza has made an immense contribution to the field of Media and Mass Communication. We wish her the best for her future endeavours.