A science graduate from Delhi University and MA in Mass Communication, Mahima Sharma began her career with E-Lexicon PR & Mutual PR and Hindustan Times. Soon, ANI-Reuters got her aboard, where she spread her wings in TV, Print & Digital Journalism. In 2010 Rajdeep Sardesai's flagship prime-time show gave her, a dream job at CNN-IBN. From May 2017, she is a freelance journalist. A poet and Sufi, at heart, she is married to a Muslim journalist.