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Print journalism professional with six-and-a-half years of work experience

Work experience

Jan 2010Present

The Asian Age/Deccan Chronicle

Positions held here include Trainee Sub-Editor, Sub-Editor, Chief Sub-Editor and since December 2014, Features Editor

Jun 2009Nov 2009

The Times of India

Intern — City Reporter





Aug 2008May 2009

P.G.D — Journalism

Times School of Journalism

Jun 2005Mar 2007

M.A. — Social Psychology

Mumbai University
Jun 2002Mar 2005

B.A. — Psychology

Mumbai University


Awarded the gold medal at the conclusion of my P.G.D Journalism course for securing the highest marks in Reporting, Writing, Editing and Communication, 2009

Research paper (Bereavement Support and Follow-up: The Indian Context) co-authored with the Home Care team of the Palliative Care Clinic, Tata Memorial Hospital, presented at the International Palliative Care Conference, Madrid, 2008

Finished the Half Marathon at the Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon, 2012 


Lakshmi Govindrajan

Former Senior Editor — The Asian Age, Mumbai