SHALABH
UPADHYAY

Say hello to NEWJ's Knowledge Powerhouse, Crusader and Sounding Board.

With the mantra of "Stories of India, Stories for India, Stories by India” Shalabh's work has carved a unique niche in digital content and storytelling in India.

He is a Columbia Journalism School Graduate with an extensive career spanning in Digital Media in the US and Canada, prior to establishing NEWJ.

Shalabh is known to play the devil's advocate with his strong and astute journalistic acumen and data-driven leadership. At the same time, amid the hustle, he manages to calm every troubled mind around him with a light-hearted pep talk.

Aside from NEWJ, Policy, Tech and Data are his biggest passions.

KUNAL
CHAUDHARY

The strategist, go-to leader, troubleshooter, quite literally.

Be it defining NEWJ's strategy and growth plan, scaling operations, helping a teammate with the first day at work or simply playing Foosball to bust the team's stress; Kunal juggles between all of it seamlessly.

Before joining NEWJ as a core founding member and Director of Operations, he held diverse positions and roles, He transitioned from established companies like Godrej to ‘starting from scratch’ at Lenskart and Zomato.

In his free time, you would either see him rooting for Manchester United and his favourite sportspersons or setting new travel goals.

ANSHUMAN
SARDA

When it comes to the balance sheet, the buck stops here.

An ESADE-B School MBA Graduate who excelled in premier startups in India like Roposo, UrbanClap and Grofers before becoming a core founding member and Director of Finance at NEWJ.

From budget controlling, dealing with investors, to Managing cost-saving measures on stationery and tissues; Anshuman steers through it all with a smile and spontaneous humour.

A Marwari by genes, and an empathetic leader at heart, he is a go-getter in every sense.

Apart from work, you'll either find him following stocks to invest in or planning the next gadget purchase as a tech aficionado.

ABHAY
SACHAR

Abhay has joined the NEWJ family with the responsibility badge that reads "Revenue" but his actual prerogative is to help translate the leadership's growth vision into reality. He channels his rich experience & passion for storytelling into building the right positioning for NEWJ in the minds of potential clients & partners.

Before joining NEWJ as the Assistant Vice President-Sales, Abhay held senior positions in brand strategy, revenue & client servicing at Vice Media Group, Times Group and Viacom18.

Punjabi by heart and appetite, he considers honesty as the biggest virtue at work and is driven by self-actualisation.

Fun fact: He has acted in a Bollywood movie back in 2007.