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

 

 

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

 

 

Hussain BabuHussain Babu
Editor, Research

Hussain is a Research Associate at Mercom India. Before Mercom, Hussain was a Researcher at the Alliance for Energy Efficient Economy and part of the State Energy Efficiency Index report, focusing on policy research. He earned his Master’s in Energy from Savitribai Phule Pune University. Hussain can be reached at hussain@mercomindia.com or @hussain_babu_h

 

 

Rahul NairRahul Nair
Staff Reporter

Rahul is a staff reporter at Mercom India. Before entering the world of renewables, Rahul was head of the Gujarat bureau for The Quint. He has also worked for DNA Ahmedabad and Ahmedabad Mirror. Hailing from a banking and finance background, Rahul has also worked for JP Morgan Chase and State Bank of India. Rahul can be reached at rahul@mercomindia.com or @lateralparabola

 

 

Rakesh Ranjan Parashar
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

 

 

Srinwanti Das
Copy Editor

Srinwanti is a copy editor at Mercom India, where she writes and edits news stories across the clean energy spectrum. Prior to Mercom, she has worked in book publishing at Macmillan Publishing House and Integra and honed her editorial and writing skills in both online and print media such as Reuters, Times Group Books, The Times of India, and Pune Mirror, covering local to international stories. Srinwanti can be reached at srinwanti@mercomindia.com or @das_srinwanti

 

 

Harsh Shukla

Harsh Shukla
Staff Reporter

Harsh is a staff reporter at Mercom India. Previously with Indian Express, he has covered general interest stories. He holds a Masters Degree in Journalism from Symbiosis Institute of Media and Communication, Pune. Harsh can be reached at harsh@mercomindia.com or @h77shukla

 

 

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