An experienced journalist and a 20-year veteran of the television industry, Punam Sharrma leads a team of journalists in video content creation and monetisation efforts for Connected to India.
Punam started her career in broadcasting with India Today Group’s flagship brand Aaj Tak, growing within India’s number one news channel at that time to become an editor and prime time anchor. She has also produced and Anchored news shows and programmes for ESPN Star Sports, TV Today and India Today.
An avid sports and cricket fan, Punam was recognised as the first Indian female news anchor for international sports broadcaster at ESPN.
A Chevening Scholar at Cardiff University, She is an out-of-the-box thinker with innovative programming initiatives that led to winning of prestigious awards.