I am a global communications specialist with an advanced degree in communication and demonstrated record of success in marketing and corporate communications in diverse cultural, geographical, and corporate environments. I have worked in India and the USA across corporations including ADT Security, Bank of America, Grey Worldwide, Gulf Oil, HSBC Bank, L’Oreal, MoneyGram, Primus Telecom, Reliance Telecom, Thomas Cook, and Western Union, among others. My career spans media, communications and marketing strategy, and emerging markets communications. I have frequently participated in industry seminars at various forums of marketing and communications, more notably at seminars under the auspices of MoneyGram, Marcus Evans, and International Quality and Productivity Council (IQPC).
In India, Nepal and Africa and the USA I have led workshops for corporates and educational institutions, unequally though. Among corporates, in Africa, India, and Nepal my clients include Asian Development Bank, Aviva Insurance, British Council, Fore Solutions, Genesis Hospital, Golchha Organization (Bajaj Motors and Samsung), GreyWater Technologies, Indo-Zambia Bank, Kayako Software, Kia Motors, Lumbini Bank, MaxPro, Microsoft India, Prisma Advertising, Star TV Network, Vestige Marketing and others.
Among educational institutions, Balaji Institute of Modern Management, Pune, the Copenhagen Business School, Denmark, the Fore Business School, New Delhi, the Management Development Institute (MDI), Gurgaon, the LM Thapar School of Management and the Thapar University, Patiala and others.
Out of India and the USA, my work has extended itself to working with a slew of federal governments – Australia, France, and Malta – while other corporate engagements have allowed me the opportunity of working in diverse markets: Bangladesh, Canada, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and the UK.
I have a passion for classical Indian music, Indic Studies, and archery; am also an avid hiker. My debut script for the film Inside You (2004) won the official nomination at the prestigious Tiburon International Film Festival (TIFF), San Francisco and the South Asian International Film Festival (SAIFF), New York, USA.