Professional Experience

Corporate Strategy and Marketing
Jt Executive Director, Kerala Travels Interserve (2010 – present)                                                                        India
Kerala’s leading travel and tour agency, a family-owned business that provides comprehensive travel services

Media : concept development and production                                                                                                                              India

  • Co director and Co- Writer of John Paul Vaathil Thurakkunnu (2014), Malayalm Feature Film
  • Writer & Co-director, Black Forest (2012) National Award for Best Feature film on environment, State Award for Best Children’s film, in India.
  • Writer , Co-director & Executive Producer, Watever(2011)
    Short Documentary shot in Ladakh, Rajasthan and Kerala. Screened at Projest Green Festival, Stockholm and IDSFFK, Kerala 2011.
  • Writer & Co-director, Chirakin Maravil (2007)
    Feature length film for television, shot on location in Kerala
  • Co-writer & Creative advisor, A Stolen Life (2006)
    Kerala State Award-winning documentary on JC Daniel, pioneer of Malayalam cinema
  • Programme Producer MM TV India (2006-2007)

Developed and produced Vanitha, a daily show for women that achieved excellent TAM ratings


  • Galilean National Award for Best Christian Film, Chirakin Maravil (2008)
  • Kerala State Award for Best Reporter at International Film Festival of Kerala (IFFK ,2006)



2008 – 2009             INSEAD                                      MBA Class of 2009                                                                                         France

  • Project for World Economic Forum on ‘Sustainable Strategies in the Indian film ecosystem’
  • President of INSEAD Media Club, an active platform for student-industry dialogue and exchange

2005 – 2007             Mumbai University                                 Masters Degree in English Literature                                     India

2002 – 2003             Mumbai University                                 Certificate in Film Appreciation                                                India

  • Comprehensive study of the basics of filmmaking
  • Extensive exposure to world cinema and interactive sessions with industry professionals

2001 – 2002             Asian College of Journalism                  PG Diploma in Journalism                                                           India

  • Hands-on training in print, broadcast and new media
  • Awarded Best Thesis for ‘Separatist Movements in Mani Ratnam’s cinema’
    LANGUAGES English (Fluent) • French (Practical) • Hindi (Business) • Malayalam (Native) • Tamil (Business)


    • Photography: Proficient in film and digital photography. Published alongside own articles.
    • Reading: Avid reader of all genres, ranging from poetry to travel writing; attended London Book Fair 2009
    • Social issues: Member of Rotary International; active contributor to social development causes