Scroll Media Inc.
Scroll Media Incorporation, which runs a digital news website Scroll.in, is registered in Delaware and has a branch office in Massachusetts, America. Samir Patil is the President, the Treasurer, the Secretary and the Director of Scroll Media Incorporation. The company raised funds from the Omidyar Network, set up by the billionaire entrepreneur Pierre Omidyar, the founder of Ebay and Media Development Investment Fund (MIDF), a New York based non-for-profit corporation which provides financing to independent news business. The shareholding information of the company is not available.
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It is unclear if Samir Patil holds any shares in the company since the company shareholding structure is unavailable. However, Samir Patil appears as the only name listed in key positions of the company and hence considered to control the media outlet.
Scroll Media Inc. (USA)
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is the founder of a 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 co-founded ACK Media Private Limited company which publishes comics, magazines and books for children. Presently, Patil is the President and CEO of Scroll Media Inc. company. 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.
Suryakiran Building, KG Marg,
New Delhi -110001
Scroll Media Inc
4 Athens Terrance
Apt. 1, Cambridge,
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Company Number: 5275670
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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.
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.
is the Executive Editor at Scroll.in. She has earlier worked with media houses like NDTV and the Times of India.
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.