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Using NDTV’s talent pool of over 1500 professionals, NDTV Worldwide ventured into Broadcast Media Consulting and successfully launched Astro Awani, Indonesia (Jakarta), Astro Awani, Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur) and NDTV Arabia (Dubai)


NDTV Worldwide launched a complete turnkey project in Dhaka, Bangladesh where we conceptualised the channel, architected a 6 floor building, integrated the technology, hired and trained the entire crew for Independent Television.


We began moving towards Digital platform design and development, launched the websites and mobile apps for Astro Awani, Malaysia and Sakshi TV, India


Launched NDTV’s maiden Ecommerce venture, Indianroots.com – a curated store of India’s leading designers, artisans and premium fashion brands.


Setup our mobile technology and development unit in Bangalore, UI/UX design unit in Gurgaon.


Designed and developed 14 digital platforms across healthcare, retail, education and media sectors.


Launched our mobile products – MyHealth, MySchool, MyRetail and MyVet.

Our Projects

Our Team

Shyatto Raha

Managing Director

Meet our team leader - Shyatto Raha. From our day-to-day operations to critical business decisions, Shyatto takes charge with intelligence, resourcefulness and good humour. He is also part of the NDTV Group Management that develops new growth areas across broadcast, digital media and mobility. He loves travelling and constantly reinvents himself vis-a-vis his work.

Divya Laroyia

Chief Brand Officer

Divya Laroyia leads a team of accomplished UI/UX designers as they create ingenious designs and brand identities for our clients across South East Asia, Africa and our diverse regional market. From conceptualizing design ideas to mapping user journeys and then creating the best visual elements on websites and mobile apps, Divya has successfully managed them all.

Sanjay Ahirwal

Managing Editor

Sanjay's role at NDTV Worldwide requires him to train senior editorial personnel, editorial teams, specifically in the art of storytelling, reporting and organizing editorial workflows.
In his words, ``A journalist has to be where the story is.`` And Sanjay has spent his life being in the thick of things.

Ravi Asawa

CFO, NDTV Ethnic Retail

Ravi Asawa is a stickler for playing with a straight bat and comes with immense experience across multiple knowledge domains like media, IT services, and manufacturing industries.With extensive experience in corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, treasury, corporate governance.

Janaki Fernandes

Sr. Consultant, Content Strategy

After a stint in hardcore reporting for the tabloid Midday in Mumbai, Janaki worked on the news desk of NDTV 24x7. She was also part of the editorial team at NDTV.com and wrote, rewrote, updated and edited stories at the speed of light. In 2014 Janaki oversaw the online operations for the TV show Satyamev Jayate

Sonal Mehta

Sr. Manager, MD's Office

Sonal manages the MD’s office and the overall administration of the office. Efficiency and productivity in the MD’s office are her primary focus. She brings in fresh ideas and has incredible implementation skills. Her innate competence is something we've all come to rely on.

Henna Khurana

Manager, Business Intelligence Unit

Henna is working as a Manager in our Business Intelligence Unit. With her 6 years of experience in business research, she brings to the group knowledge and thought leadership in the Business Strategy and Competitive Intelligence domains.

Niraj Kumar

Senior Software Engineer

As a senior software engineer with us, Niraj is an expert in PHP, Python, HTML5, JavaScript, Nodejs, AngularJs, C++ and CSS but is always ready to code in any language. He’s involved in architectural parts of development and maintains web services for mobile apps, websites, and the backend CMS.

Nagaraj Wadakannavar

Senior Android Developer

Nagaraj is creative, innovative and our expert in Android. He leads the Android development team at NDTV Worldwide, ensuring that best methods, tools and techniques are employed to develop apps for the Android platform. When not writing or reading codes Nagaraj can be found playing or watching cricket!

Ashwini D

Senior iOS Developer

Ashwini is a passionate iOS mobile application developer at NDTV Worldwide with over 5 years’ experience in the field.She has expertise in developing software that starts right from ‘requirement to deployment’ and also includes the maintenance phase

Vivek Sharma

Senior Android Developer

Vivek is an integral part of the Android development team at NDTV Worldwide's Bangalore hub and is working primarily on the Android app of our MyHealth product. In less than 3 years, he’s worked on multiple technologies like Python, JavaScript, Java, Android and iOS. Vivek says he’s been privileged to work on mobile applications for the Indian Meteorological Department.

Ankit Agrawal

Senior Software Engineer

Ankit is the part of our backend development team. He joined us after having previously worked with the iBiBO Group and Network18. He's helped build products such as iBiBoRyde and News18 where he developed expertise over Web Services, API's and server side technologies like PHP, Ruby, MySQL and Mongo DB. He’s also a passionate developer who loves beautiful code

Sourabh Rana

SEO Services Manager

Sourabh is a digital marketing expert, having over 8.6 years of experience in online marketing. He started his career when terms like “Online Marketing” “SEO” & “PPC” were not very popular in India. His vast experience in digital marketing has helped many clients in the past. His SEO expertise helped many websites in removing the Panda & Penguin penalty.

Rupendra Patel

Senior UI/UX Designer

Rupendra is a creative, passionate and focused UI/UX designer with expertise in UI/UX & web design, front-end development scripts, conceptual interfaces, corporate brand standards. Illustrating icons, organizing data, building user flows, designing mock-ups and implementing a UI pattern library.

Richa Saxena

UI/UX Designer

Richa is a recent addition to our UI/UX team here at NDTV Worldwide. A graduate from Symbiosis Institute of Design, Pune, she has done her bachelor's in communication design. She began her career in movie publicity design and has worked on some well known Bollywood smash hits.

Abhishek Kumar

iOS Developer

Abhishek is part of the team that helps translate ideas into reality on an iOs device. So no matter how complex the product we want to create for ourselves or our clients, he ensures that through teamwork we deliver it. Abhishek has about 3 years’ experience in IT and has worked on both products and services.

Nitesh Mishra

Android Developer

Nitesh is part of the Android development team at our Bangalore hub. With his prior experience at Portea Medical, Nitesh is helping us develop our MyHealth platform. He's also integral to building service apps across industries like news, entertainment and healthcare. Nitesh loves programming; doesnt matter whether it's a game or a mobile app.

Elavarasan Bharati

Junior Software Developer

Elavarasan, fondly called ‘Elaa’ is a software developer with NDTV Worldwide and is one of our creative minds behind computer programmes. At NDTV Worldwide he is a strong part of the team that looks at designing, testing and developing software .

Ravinder Kumar Yadav

IT Executive

Ravinder looks after NDTV Worldwide’s IT infrastructure. We often call him the savior as he always manages to retrieve our data from a crashed drive or get us out of a “Microsoft moment”! He has worked with Bank of America and HP prior to joining us. Ravinder is a humble soul. He loves listening to music & can always be found sporting a smile, his headphones plugged in.

Vrishali Puranik

Chief Commercial Officer

Having spent over 20 years with the NDTV group Vrishali has experience in every area of the organisation from producing news, to launching channels like NDTV 24x7 & Profit, ITV ( Dhaka), NDTV Arabia, FBNC Vietnam and anchoring shows and setting up new businesses. She thoroughly enjoys strategising and is passionate about her work.

Shayne Prithi Singh

Chief Operating Officer

A trained diver, Shayne ventured into broadcast media with NDTV over 20 years ago. He helped design and build the first ‘OB’ Vans in India. An operations whiz, Shayne has set up innumerable channels including NDTV India, NDTV Profit, Astro Awani and ITV. He has knowledge of different cultures thanks to the time spent in different countries but his heart lies in India.

Aneesh Nair

Chief Information Officer

Aneesh speaks English & Hindi when he is not conversing in ``Haskell, Scala, Ruby, PHP, Perl, Python, Java, C++, etc.” An alumnus of National Institute of Engineering & IIM-Ahmedabad and a hard-core security practitioner, he specialises in identifying and resolving information security threats.

Tarun Sinha

Associate VP - Digital Platforms

His unmatched skill and 20 years of experience ensured he was part of NDTV Worldwide's core technology team that launched NDTV 24x7, NDTV India, NDTV Profit, NDTV Hindu, Astro Awani (Jakarta) and (Malaysia), Independent Television (Dhaka), Media One (Kerala) and First India (Jaipur).

Nehal Jain

Sr. Manager and Financial Controller

Nehal, looks after all our financial functions with vision, efficiency and fairness. We often look to him for solutions both finance related and otherwise.
He is responsible for all finance decisions, Audits and MIS functions of NDTV Worldwide. He also oversees Corporate MIS functions for NDTV Ltd

Poonam Basu

Manager - Executive Offices

Poonam, handles our corporate communications and the CEO's office
with an infectious dose of positivity. Her experience ranges from Customer Service, Operations Management and Internal Communications to Event Management where her forte was organizing events.

Thilak Alva

Sr. Manager, Mobile Delivery Services

Thilak is also a Certified Scrum Master. He works hard and smart, as a manager and an employee. Though he has more than six years of I.T. experience, Thilak blends in with the people around him- juniors and seniors alike.

Sumit Sinha

UX Architect

Sumit has a vast experience in the field of UX/UI and persuasive design. He has led large teams in corporate environment and loves to work in tandem with software developers and tech teams to create user-centred products. He has been a judge at the UI/UX championship at IIT-Bombay.

Abhijith PP

UX Architect

Abhijith an iOS developer with NDTV possesses a passion for pushing mobile technologies to the limits. He collaborates with cross-functional teams to define and design the next generation of our mobile applications. He is constantly discovering, evaluating and implementing new technologies.

Raghavendra Rangaswamy

Senior Software Engineer

Raghavendra’s coding skills as the PHP backend developer helps us in delivering world class products and services to our clients.

Besides PHP, his expertise lies in MySQL and he has over 7 years’ experience in the same.

Sanjeeva KG

Senior Developer

Sanjeeva loves to code. Period.

He’s a senior software developer with us and says if you can imagine something, then it can become real - with a little help from designing and coding. He’s most excited when he sees ‘smart and beautiful code’ which according to him is very hard to accomplish.
He is passionate about everything related to web development

Mahesh Hegde

Software Developer

Mahesh with his strong experience as a front end web developer has an excellent grip on technologies such as HTML, CSS and Javascript. He collaborates across departments to create optimum softwares. Before joining NDTV Worldwide as a software developer, Mahesh graduated from Visvesvaraya Technological University in Karnataka.

Rajan Vohra

Project Manager

He's in charge of ensuring quality output of every digital project. He's often involved at the planning level of projects and maintains a consistent presence to uphold a cohesive and consistent product. Rajan has the invaluable ability to translate a client’s vision into a product, with strategic advice for deployment.

Abhilash KMR

Sr. Consultant, Broadcast Design

His 10 years of experience, spans a diverse range of work including channel branding, packaging, title design and vfx for south Indian movies. He has also worked on the packaging of some high profile shows like the reality show Dance India Dance, Zee TV awards, AIBA awards show. His appreciation of nature’s design around him was one of the key factors

Huma Hussain

UI/UX Designer

Huma has the unique ability to have as much fun burning the midnight oil while scaling a design challenge as she does snorkeling in South China Sea! A forward thinker, Huma is always thinking of design ideas for India's next billion - the upcoming wave of first-time internet users.

Jithin James

iOS Developer

Jithin’s with NDTV Worldwide as iOS Developer after having gained experience in iOS development from MicroObjects and Reubro International. He’s part of the software team that is constantly pushing boundaries and helping us develop world-class iOS apps.

Sripathi S

Test Engineer

Sripathi’s a test engineer with us, which means he tests every website and mobile application like an end user would, making sure that nothing affects the user journey when experiencing our products. Sripathi painstakingly tests products across platforms, browsers, and devices ensuring all the QA is done before and after they are rolled out. With a B.E in Computer Sciences, Sripathi was first a game tester in PTW

Farooque Azam

Junior Software Developer

Farooque, a software developer with NDTV Worldwide is our coding champ for the iOS platform. After completing Engineering in Computer Science from KIIT University he worked with GlobusSoft for projects such as fboardPro and Vconnect.

Twishaa Tandon

Social Media Analyst

Fresh out of college, Twishaa is a novice in the big, bad world of working professionals. She joined the NDTV Worldwide team as a Social Media Analyst, but has now also dipped her toes into the vast ocean of content creation. Besides managing our social media accounts and that of our clients, she writes for our healthcare and telecom partners.
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