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Scroll.in is an English news website which was founded by Samir Patil in the year of 2014. The Scroll.in has also a Hindi language website Satyagrah which was founded by the Sanjay Dubey. Sanjay Dubey was also the founding editor of the Tehelka’s Hindi Magazine. Both websites publish news, opinions with focus on political and cultural stories that are shaping contemporary India. Since, its inception their journalists have received several awards such as Ramnath Goenka Journalism Award, RedInk Awards for Excellence in Journalism. The Scroll Media Incorporation, which runs the digital news website the Scroll.in raised funds from the Omidyar Network, set up by the billionaire entrepreneur Pierre Omidyar, the founder of Ebay and Media Development Investment Fund (MIDF), is a New York based non-for –profit corporation which provides financing to independent news business.

Scroll Media Inc. is registered in Delaware and has a branch office in Massachusetts, USA. Samir Patil is the President, the Treasurer, the Secretary and the Director of the Company. The shareholding of the company is not available.

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Scroll Media Inc.

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Scroll Media Inc. operates the news website scroll.in. Samir Patil is the President, Director, Treasurer, Secretary and the founder of the company and the outlet.
Scroll Media Inc. is registered in Delaware, USA. The shareholding structure of the company is not available. MOM team has tried to retrieve it from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, including the Delaware Division of Corporations but with no results. Scroll Media Inc. has a branch registered also in Massachusetts.

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2013

Affiliated Interests Founder

Samir Patil

is the founder of the news website Scroll.in. Patil has a Master’s Degree from the Sloan School of Management and from the School of Engineering of Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). He also founded ACK Media Private Limited company which publishes comics and books for children. Presently, Patil is the President, Treasurer, Secretary and Director of Scroll Media Incorporation. Scroll Media Incorporation, which runs a digital news website is registered in Delaware and Massachusetts, America. In earlier roles, he served as a Project Manager of Parametric Technologies, founded Vertex Software India, a company that was later taken over by NTT Data Corporation of Japan. Patil is also a Director of Defined Data Technologies Private Limited, Scroll Regional Content and Software Development Services Private Limited, Scroll Content and Software Development Services Private Limited and Universal Learning Aid.

Affiliated Interests Ceo

Samir Patil

is the President and CEO of Scroll Media Inc. See Above for more

Affiliated Interests Editor-In-Chief

Naresh Fernandes

is the Editor at the Scroll.in. Earlier, he was the Editor-in-Chief of Time of India. In earlier roles he worked at the Associated Press in Mumbai, and the Wall Street Journal in New York. He is also a consulting editor at the National Geographic Traveller India. Fernandes is the author of books like Taj Mahal Foxtrot: The Story of Bombay’s Jazz Age, that won the Dr. Ashok Ranade Memorial Award and the Shakti Bhatt First Book Prize. He has also authored ‘City Drift: A Short Biography of Bombay’, and has co-authored ‘Bombay Then, Mumbai Now’ and ‘Bombay Meri Jaan’. Naresh Fernandes is at present, a Poiesis Fellow at the Institute of Public Knowledge at New York University and a part of the Editorial Policy Board at the World Policy Journal.

Affiliated Interests other important people

Sandeep Dougal

is the Managing Editor at Scroll.in. A Commerce Honors Graduate from St. Xavier’s College in Calcutta (Kolkata today), he has been the Managing Editor since 2015. Dougal was earlier the Editor, Websites with Outlook.

Contact

Suryakiran Building, KG Marg,

New Delhi -110001

Website: scroll.in

 

Registered Address:

Scroll Media Inc

4 Athens Terrance

Apt. 1, Cambridge,

Massachusetts, 02138

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The company Scroll Media Inc. is registered in Delaware, USA. The shareholding structure of the company is not available. MOM team has tried to retrieve it from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, including the Delaware Division of Corporations. Scroll Media Inc. has a branch registered also in Massachusetts. Samir Patil appears as the director, agent, president, treasurer and the secretary of the company. An email and a courier were sent to the company’s Indian office on the 18th March 2019 requesting the information. The company has not responded yet.

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