Founders

DSC_0493Abhijit Basu
Managing Editor
abhijit.basu@newsrise.org

With almost twenty years reporting on India’s financial events, a significant number with the Dow Jones group in senior editorial positions, Abhijit has rich and deep experience of how financial news helps traders and investors make informed and profitable decisions. Abhijit was Managing Editor of the Dow Jones Newswires operation in India. He was also Deputy Bureau Chief – South Asia for The Wall Street Journal.
Abhijit is based in Mumbai and steers the editorial operation at NewsRise.
sumeet-whiteBG_1Sumeet Nihalani
Chief Operating Officer
sumeet.nihalani@newsrise.org

Sumeet has held various Business Development and Operations roles in the financial information services business. In the last 14 years, Sumeet acquired experience in the real-time newswires and financial information terminals industry. Sumeet worked at Dow Jones Newswires, Dow Jones Indexes, The Wall Street Journal and NextView across Asia and the Middle East.
Sumeet spends time between Mumbai, New Delhi and Singapore.