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

 

 

Ankita Rajeshwari
Editor

Ankita is an editor at Mercom India News where she writes and edits clean energy news stories and features. With years of experience in the news business, Ankita has a nose for news and an eye for detail. Prior to Mercom, Ankita was associated with The Times of India as a copy editor for the organization’s digital news desk. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Delhi University and a Postgraduate Diploma in journalism. Ankita can be reached at ankita@mercomindia.com or @rajeshwari5a

 

 

Debjoy SenguptaDebjoy Sengupta
Senior Assistant Editor

Debjoy is a Senior Assistant Editor at Mercom. Debjoy brings more than two decades of experience in frontline journalism, spending most of his career working for dailies like Business Standard and The Economic Times. He has reported on a vast array of sectors, including power and renewables.  A graduate in business economics, Debjoy is an amateur 3D digital artist and a photographer. Debjoy can be reached at debjoy@mercomindia.com or @DebjoySengupta

 

 

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

 

 

Nithin Prasad
Staff Reporter

Nithin is a staff reporter at Mercom India. Previously with Reuters News, he has covered oil, metals and agricultural commodity markets across global markets. He has also covered refinery and pipeline explosions, oil and gas leaks, Atlantic region hurricane developments, and other natural disasters. Nithin holds a Masters Degree in Applied Economics from Christ University, Bangalore and a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce from Loyola College, Chennai. Nithin can be reached at nithin@mercomindia.com or @nithinthomas91

 

 

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

 

 

Utsav Sinha
Online Editor

Utsav has been a senior research analyst 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