Amit Nayak is Bloomberg Media’s Managing Director for the Middle East & Africa, overseeing all advertising, sponsorship and strategic media & custom content partnerships across Bloomberg.com, Bloomberg TV, Bloomberg Live Experiences, Businessweek and the Bloomberg Terminal. Since joining Bloomberg in 2014, Amit has focused on growing the commercial business through a series of multi-media & event partnerships with government and corporate entities as well as helping develop strategic partners for unique initiatives such as the Bloomberg New Economy Forum and Qatar Economic Forum Powered by Bloomberg. Prior to joining Bloomberg, he worked for The Wall Street Journal in London before being transferred to Dubai to set up and run their commercial business in the Middle East & Africa. During Amit’s time in London he also worked for Mindshare and BBC World News. Amit was born in the UK, grew up in Saudi Arabia before returning to the UK where he completed his schooling and graduated from Kingston University with a B.A. Honors in Business Economics followed by the M.A. Honors in International Business & Management from the University of Westminster. Amit lives in Dubai with his wife and two children.