Priyadarshi Sharma, aka PD, is the co-founder of Mutual PR. He is based in Hamburg, Germany. A management graduate with more than 19 years of experience in the area of corporate communication, PD has been instrumental in establishing the overseas presence of the company. A strategist to the core, PD oversees the corporate advisory services–to enable global companies set base in India. He has worked with clients like Alcatel, Nortel, Adobe, Sylvania-Havells, Oracle, TelitWireless, Reebok-Adidas and many others across geographies and has core expertise in IT, Telecom and Waste Water Management sector. He plays in the 3rd league Bundesliga Hockey in Germany.
T Anand Mahesh has an experience of more than a decade in the Public Relations and Corporate communications sector during which he has worked with India’s top communications agencies. He was shortlisted as one of the finalists for Young Communications Entrepreneur (YXE) 2009 award by British Council. His areas of specialisation include Media Relations, Brand Communications, planning and time bound execution. He spearheaded Anti smoking drive in India turning it in to a major issue through Media. Anand led the team for Auto Expo 2008 managing 4,000 plus media personnel from across the globe.
Akshaya is a senior journalist with more than 17 years of experience. He is currently working as a special correspondent with the Deccan Chronicle group. He was awarded the National Rajiv Gandhi Sadbhavana Award for Journalism in 2004 and the Best Journalist Award by The Asian Age in 2000. Akshaya holds a master’s degree in history and used to teach at a college in Kendrapara for three years before taking to journalism. He is a visiting faculty at journalism colleges and universities and has represented Odisha chapter of Indian Union of Journalists at international level seminars and workshops.