Professional Summary

Adept at the gamut of audio- visual storytelling. Idea- driven and a motivated individual, with a diverse skillset in the field of communications & film with an experience of working on a wide variety of subjects and settings in India and USA,.

A filmmaker, writer and a creative professional who brings a thoughtful perspective and blend of creative chops and digital -savvy.


Content Strategy  Writing    Online videos    Documentary 
Social Media 
  Podcasts    Design    Creative Initiatives

Work Experience

2013- present

Creative Consultant 

Video strategy: Develop a video marketing strategy as per brand needs. Develop script, Direction, filming, oversee production and editing

Creative writing: . Conceptualization, ideation and writing content for digital and print.  Have worked on company positioning, copy for brochures, blogs, coffee table books so on.

Strategy: Work on communication and marketing strategy for traditional advertising and social media.


Video Journalism

Worked at TVASIA and at Washington Post to independently publish stories on online platforms.


Video & Documentary

Worked on award winning films and documentries at American University's marketing and communications department, Spark Media, Dusty Foot Productions  to name a few in capacity of DOP, cameraperson, editor, production assistant and so on.



American University, Washington DC

Film & Video


Raheja School of Arts, Mumbai

Diploma in Applied arts.


Kalidas Sanskrit University, Nagpur

MFA, Indian Classical dance, Bharatanatyam


In addition to being a creative professional, I am also a Bharatanatyam (Indian Classical dance) dancer. When I am not writing or filming or editing, I am rehearsing in my studio for my ongoing performances. When I manage to get some free time, I watch re-runs of Fraiser, go for a hike or binge on Pav- Bhaji like a true Mumbai girl!

I Sometimes Send Newsletters

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