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For a while now, we had been looking for a person to take charge of social media for The Ken. Well, we’ve finally found the right person for the job. Allow me to introduce you to Nikita Takkar. In her last assignment, Nikita spent a few months at Network18. Prior to that, she was at Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, where she graduated with a Masters of Science in Data Journalism. Nikita has worked at BBC World News and at The Times of India in Pune. She has a post graduate diploma in journalism from Indian Institute of Mass Communication and a bachelors in business administration from University of Pune. Nikita can be reached at first name Twitter: @nikitatakkar. Snapchat: nikita.takkar


Ashish K. Mishra

Ashish edits and writes stories at The Ken. Across subjects. In his last assignment, he was a Deputy Editor at Mint, a financial daily published by HT Media. At the paper, he wrote long, deeply reported feature stories. His earlier assignments: Forbes India magazine and The Economic Times. Born in Kolkata. Studied in New Delhi – B.Com from Shri Ram College of Commerce, Delhi University. Works out of anywhere, where there is a good story to be told.

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