I am a journalist with over six years of work experience. I worked with Business Standard, a leading financial daily in India, and I am now with Quartz News, a New York-headquartered digital news platform. I primarily write about politics and society, and its intersection with business. I have written in-depth features about the start-up industry in India, about new private universities, the industry around yoga, and how handloom and textile is in crisis.
Undergrad School: Lady Shri Ram College for Women
Undergrad Major: BA Hons in English
Age: 31, Ethnicity: Asian or Indian
Other Degree/Certification: MA in English
School Name: Lady Shri Ram College for Women
Title: Special Feature Writer
Company: Top Firm In Selected Industry
Length of Employment: 5 yrs, 10 mos
Length of Employment: , 7 mos
Big Life Wins:
For my in-depth features from farflung areas in India, I was awarded the Business Standard-Seema Nazareth Award for Excellence in Journalism in 2016.
Post MBA Goal:
I wish to pivot out of journalism and into consulting or social impact organisations. I would like to upskill, and use my research skills as a journalist to solve present-day problems facing businesses, governments, and the people they serve.