Our Team

Shradha Sharma

Shradha Sharma is the Founder and Chief Editor of YourStory. Shradha lives her life in stories. And believes, every story is unique and every story matters. Armed with degrees from St. Stephens College, Delhi and MICA, Ahmedabad, prior to founding YourStory Shradha worked with Times of India and CNBC TV18. In 2015, she was selected in the list of 500 LinkedIn Influencers across the world. Also in 2015 (March) Sharma received the L’Oreal Paris Femina Award for Online Influence.

Dipti Nair

An award-winning journalist, Dipti Nair has a rich career spanning 20 years in the Print, Web, Television, and the Internet Radio space. Dipti loves writing about places and people to bring out their untold stories. She is particularly keen to explore the intersection of technology and human behaviour; and at YourStory, India’s largest digital platform for startups and entrepreneurs, she is documenting this interesting phenomenon through storytelling. At present, she is building a new platform to tell stories of small and medium businesses called, SMBStory

Aditya Ranade

The art of storytelling is at the heart of Aditya’s work. For over 6 years, he has honed a deep passion for illustrations and graphics, driven by the principles of good communication design. “The devil is in the detail”, is the philosophy he follows and defines pretty much everything he does. Combined with the skill of filmmaking, he tries to create enchanting narratives with meticulous details. He has a post-graduate diploma in Film & Video Communication from National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad, and a Bachelor's degree in Fine Arts from the Nagpur University

Dr. Madanmohan Rao

Dr. Madanmohan Rao is research director at YourStory Media and editor of five book series (http://amzn.to/NpHAoE). His interests include creativity, innovation, knowledge management, and digital media. He has travelled to over 90 countries around the world, and is also a DJ and writer on world music and jazz.

Madan graduated from IIT Bombay and the University of Massachusetts, and has worked in the US, Brazil, Italy, Sweden and Singapore. He is also a charter member at TiE Bangalore, and adjunct faculty at IIIT-Bangalore. Madan can be followed on Twitter at @MadanRao