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FactorDaily CEO – Pankaj Mishra

A seasoned technology journalist and editor, Pankaj Mishra cofounded his technology publication FactorDaily with Jayadevan PK and Titash Neogi in 2016 and became its CEO. As FactorDaily CEO, Pankaj heads business strategy and branding. He is also responsible for maintaining relationship with new and existing investors including Accel Partners, Paytm, and Blume Ventures. Looking for age, net worth, and email address details? Scroll through the wiki. 

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Pankaj Mishra FactorDaily CEO

FactorDaily Competitors

The FactorDaily competes for readership with the following publications:

  1. The Ken
  2. Medianama
  3. ET Prime

Salary & Net Worth – Investors, Funding, & Valuation

Salary, net worth, and other details will be updated once available.

Career & Education – Company, University, & College

Before founding FactorDaily, Pankaj was working at the Economic Times as Technology Editor from May 2014 to December 2015. Prior to that, he was a Writer and India Editor for TechCrunch between 2013 & 2014. He joined The Wall Street Journal Newspaper called Mint in 2012 serving its South Division as National Editor. His stint lasted little more than one year there. Earlier in 2006 also, he worked for Mint as Lead Technology and Telecom Correspondent for nearly one year and five months. Aside from that, he was Editor Technology and Deputy Resident Editor for South Division at The Economic Times from 2008 to 2012. Prior to joining ET, he was at IDG Media, where he took charge of the Indian edition of CIO Magazine as its Executive Editor. There he stayed for 6 months.

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Other than these, he worked at The CTO Forum (2005 to 2006), Asia Computer Weekly (2002 to 2005), and Indian Express Newspapers Bombay Ltd (1999 to 2002).

Pankaj went to Golden Jubilee School in 1985 and University of Allahabad for B.Com in 1996.

Contact Pankaj Mishra – Email Address | Twitter | LinkedIn

FactorDaily CEO Pankaj has a Twitter profile here @pankajontech. You can also visit his LinkedIn page: https://www.linkedin.com/in/pankaj-mishra-6b1346. His email address will be provided soon.

Wiki Trivia on Pankaj Mishra – Age, Interests, & More

Pankaj, along with one of his other founders Jayadevan PK, left job at The Economic Times to start their own tech publication. Like every other entrepreneur, the duo felt nervous thinking about failure and whether their choice of timing was right to get into the media space. But Pankaj did not let these thoughts affect his belief in media startup; and towards the end of 2015, he hit the ground running by laying the foundation for his maiden venture.

At the launch party of FactorDaily in 2016, big shots like Nandan Nilekani (Infosys) and Binny Bansal (FlipKart) were present.

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