About

ThePrint.in is a news, analysis, opinion and knowledge venture, launched in August 2017 by editor Shekhar Gupta. It is sharply focused on politics and policy, government and governance. Its leadership team includes India’s most experienced and respected journalists with proven track records in the finest news organisations. Read this letter from the Editor-in-Chief on why ThePrint, and what it stands for.

We are headquartered in New Delhi, and are in the process of building a network across India because we believe in investing in high-quality investigative and questioning journalism. Please see the code of ethics for our journalists.

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Meet the leadership team

Shekhar Gupta, Founder, among India’s most experienced journalists is the Editor-in-Chief of ThePrint and founder-chairman of its parent company, Printline Media Pvt Ltd. Twitter, Facebook, Instagram. 

Pranab Dhal Samanta, the sharpest reporter-editor of politics and governance for more than two decades, is the Editor. Twitter 

Y.P. Rajesh, with a stellar 25-year track record at India Today, Outlook, Reuters and The Indian Express, is the Executive Editor. Twitter, Facebook

Rama Lakshmi, who worked as the India Correspondent for The Washington Post for 27 years, is the Opinion and Social Media Editor. Twitter, Facebook 

Usha Uppal, whose 30-year career includes 27 years in India Today and Indian Express, the latter as Group Costs and Admin head, is Director (Finance and Operations). Facebook 

Rolee Kachru, based in Mumbai, is Head-Marketing & Business Development. She has worked for more than two decades generating revenue opportunities and direct sales. She was last with The Express Group, heading Business Alliances. Twitter, Facebook, Instagram

Nigel Eccleston is our Head of Digital. He comes with more than 19 years of experience and was with the Times Group where he was responsible for launching a range of very successful Times of India apps across platforms. Twitter

The leadership team is backed by a set of formidable bylines and a team of the brightest, young, idealistic and diligent Indians. Please do see our author pages.