Aaj NEWJ Dekha Kya?

“Aaj NEWJ Dekha Kya?” A daily conversation in most of the Indian households as family members would discuss the latest news over a cup of Chai.

In 2018, NEWJ (New Emerging World of Journalism Limited) was born to foster this sentiment which every Indian family shares across generations, from the ones who watched Doordarshan to the smartphone obsessed millennials.

We are one of India’s fastest growing media-tech companies backed by Jio Platforms Limited which produces high-impact content and is now set to establish its own global tech venture.

Our goal is to make news consumption a household phenomenon, especially for the Indian masses! Harnessing the power of artificial intelligence, blockchain and machine learning, NEWJ serves one of the largest and fastest growing news markets across the globe.

Our mission is to inform, inspire & empower India's youth through innovative visual storytelling, drawing inspiration from the mantra of "Stories of India, for India, by India".

MEET THE NINJAS

SHALABH UPADHYAY
Founder, CEO & Editor-in-Chief

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
Co-Founder

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 Co-founder, 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
Co-Founder

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 co-founding 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.