With 30 years of experience in journalism, writing in the area of management and business and start-up entrepreneurship, George has been an Editor of more than half a dozen publications, authored three books, led international editorial projects, written for more than ten magazines and newspapers in India and overseas, taken guest lectures and been a founding team member of four start-ups. He brings this rich and varied experience to the governance and strategic direction of XEDGlobal.
Meera has been in the field of journalism for over three decades working with mainline publications. She has spent the greater part of her working career with the Times of India in Bangalore as writer and editor, holding responsible positions. Recognising the power of the pen in impacting lives, she has co-authored a book on a global non-profit. Her skills in editing and reporting are an asset to XEDGlobal.
An architect, designer and project manager by profession, her 20-odd years of experience is brought to the table at XEDGlobal in strategic planning, financial operations, coordination with reporters across various cities in the world, building synergies between teams, overall operations of the company as well as in the design and conceptualisation of the XEDGlobal portal. Her role was particularly significant in the start-up phase.
Sumit is a software engineer and a 15+ year veteran of software and website development. As the founder of Exemplar eSolutions, he is partnering with XEDGlobal in advising and driving technology, Search Engine Optimisation (SEO), Social Media and online marketing including strategy, creative design, PPC, SEO, SMO, email, and viral marketing. Simplicity and logical flow are his touchstones to designing that he brings to the XEDGlobal website.
With an extensive career of 28 years in India and overseas, Vinay Nadkarni is a veteran in marketing specially in the FMCG sector in India and overseas. He has repeatedly produced sustained revenue and EBITDA growth in dynamic and changing markets across geographies. With extensive cross-cultural experience, he is an enterprising leader with a solid record of contributions that streamlined operations and invigorated businesses.
BASIL POULOSE CHERIAN
His past experience as a researcher, multi-media and print journalist and event and marketing manager is an asset to XEDGlobal. Here, he is responsible for conducting and managing the weekly Video interviews and taking care of the â€˜Programâ€™ channel of the site. Restlessly creative and ideative by nature and passionately entrepreneurial, at a rather young age he has already founded one start-up. But his people-person nature helps bonds colleagues within the company while doing good for those in need outside his office hours.
SARAH JENNY OOMMEN
Sarah Jenny Oommen is a Quality Assurance Specialist with previous experience in FMCG companies like General Mills, Marico and Johnson and Johnson. At XEDGlobal, Jenny is responsible primarily for Content and Communications with additional responsibilities of that include social media management and operations. She liaises with business schools and even does editorial interviews with business and academic leaders. Her quality assurance experience is also brought to the table to ensure editorial upgradation and follow-ups with various stakeholders.
Bhumika K. is an independent journalist, writer, and editor based in Bengaluru, who has worked with three national newspapers in her career spanning 17 years. Having covered subjects ranging from space to cinema, and defence to food in The Hindu, The Times of India, and The New Indian Express in various capacities, she's now exploring newer worlds in writing and editing content. For her, writing is akin to breathing.
With a specialisation in business administration from Calcutta University and experience in various start-ups, Somend Manoranjan is the research analyst with additional responsibility of social media management and engagement. He is an integral part of the editorial team at XEDGlobal, also responsible for content updation, programme master list management and image graphics and editing for the website.