Umesh Upadhyay

Umesh Upadhyay is a senior journalist, academician and communication professional, presently working as President and Media Director in Reliance Industries Limited. Earlier He worked as President News with Network18. As a regular commentator on public issues, he has an uncanny sense of understanding and analyzing political, economic and social issues from a holistic perspective. He has had experience of working with Delhi University, Press Trust of India (PTI), Doordarshan, Zee News, SAB TV, Home TV, Disha Education Society, Reliance Industries Limited and Network18.
He has conceived, produced and presented many pioneering programmes during his career in media.
He, as a reporter, has visited and covered many trouble-torn spots in India including Jammu & Kashmir, Punjab, Assam, and Kargil. He has also handled several international assignments.