Editorial Team

Priya Sanjay
Publisher

Priya currently serves as the Publisher for MercomIndia.com and is responsible for sales, developing marketing strategy, and meeting brand goals. With more than a decade of experience working in corporate communications, research, and client relations, Priya has deep roots in the Indian energy markets. Her work has been instrumental in positioning Mercom as a recognized leader in India’s clean energy market. Priya received her bachelor’s degree from Vidya Vardhaka College of Arts in Bangalore, India for Political Science and Economics and completed her Masters in Business Administration from Bangalore University. Priya can be reached at priya@mercomindia.com or @priyasanjay

 

 

Sumit Jha
Assistant Managing Editor

Sumit Jha is the Assistant Managing Editor at Mercom India. Prior to Mercom, Sumit worked as a journalist for over a decade, covering the energy sector for Reuters, CNBC-TV18, Bloomberg TV India, and Financial Express, among others. Sumit holds a diploma in print journalism from the Indian Institute of Mass Communication, Delhi, and a Bachelor of Engineering (B.E) from Manipal Institute of Technology. Sumit can be reached at sumit@mercomindia.com or @mavsumit

 

Nagaraj Bharadwaj
Senior Editor

B.S.Nagaraj is a Senior Editor at Mercom India. Nagaraj is an experienced journalist and has held senior roles in publications like The Indian Express and Deccan Herald, and Qatar Tribune. He has also worked for business advisory and risk management consulting firms in New Delhi. Nagaraj can be reached at nagaraj@mercomindia.com or @bsnagaraj11

 

 

Satish ShettySatish Shetty
Copy Editor

Satish is a Copy Editor with Mercom India. Prior to Mercom, Satish was a multimedia news producer at Reuters, where he gained experience in digital news media. Satish has his Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree in Broadcast Journalism from Limkokwing University of Creative Technology, Malaysia. Satish can be reached at satish@mercomindia.com or @satshetty01

 

 

Rakesh Ranjan Parashar
Sr. Staff Reporter

Rakesh is a staff reporter at Mercom India. Prior to joining Mercom, he worked in many roles as a business correspondent, assistant editor, senior content writer, and sub-editor with bcfocus.com, CIOReview/Silicon India, Verbinden Communication, and Bangalore Bias. Rakesh holds a Bachelor’s degree in English from Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU). Rakesh can be reached at rakesh@mercomindia.com or @rakesh_ranjan09

 

 

Harsh Shukla

Arjun Joshi
Staff Reporter

Arjun Joshi is a staff reporter at Mercom India. Before joining Mercom, he worked as a technical writer for enterprise resource software companies based in India and abroad. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Psychology, and Optional English from Garden City University, Bangalore. Arjun can be reached at arjun@mercomindia.com or @arjun_sheelajoe

 

 

Utsav Sinha
Online Editor

Utsav has been an Assistant Manager – Operations with Mercom since 2014 covering cleantech markets. He is also an online editor at MercomIndia.com and ensures overall content quality for the site. Utsav earned his bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and Engineering from Dhaneswar Rath Institute of Engineering and Management Studies (DRIEMS) at Biju Patnaik University of Technology, Odisha. Utsav can be reached at utsav@mercomindia.com or @usinha96