Managing Director & CEO, India and South Asia
Responsible for the entire business operations in India and South Asia, Ajit joined the Company in 2007 and was responsible for setting up the operations in the Indian sub-continent. A Chartered Accountant from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI), he has an extensive and successful leadership expertise of over 30 years. Experienced in spearheading and managing start-ups, profit-centre operations, business expansions, setting up foreign collaborations and equity dilutions, he has extensive experience in the Advertising and Publishing industries.
Arun Kumar Majji
Vice President - Sales and Marketing, India and South Asia
Responsible for the overall sales and marketing of the entire product portfolio of the Thieme Publishers in the South Asian market. Arun has been with the company since 2014, and has worked on sales team integration, sales processes, sales CRM. A computer graduate with an MBA in marketing, Arun has over 14 years of experience in Publishing and media industry. His core areas of interest are new product and business development and to strategize the effectiveness of sales and marketing.
Director – Publishing
Ritu is responsible for the Local Publishing Program (Print and Digital) at Thieme India. She joined Thieme in 2018 and brings to us 20 years of publishing experience (academic and clinical) in companies like BI Churchill Livingstone, Elsevier, Pearson and Jaypee. She has a degree in English literature and diplomas in Journalism and Computer Application. She has also undergone a course in Future Strategies in Publishing.
Director – Editorial Services
Responsible for the maintenance and growth of the editorial and production functions of the publishing house, ensuring quality and timely publication of all products of the Thieme group managed from Delhi. Rachna joined Thieme Delhi in 2014 and has 15 years of experience in publishing and 2+ years in teaching. She has earlier worked at SAGE, Macmillan, Down to Earth (magazine), UNI, and in the education sector. She has an M.Phil in Linguistics and English, and a PG diploma in Journalism.
Dr. Nitendra Sesodia
Director – Medical Communications and Corporate Sales
Responsible for the overall business operations of the medical communications division, Nitendra joined Thieme in 2017 and was responsible for setting up and starting the division from Delhi. A dental surgeon with a Masters in Clinical research and Drug Development and a PG certification in business management. Nitendra has over 10 years of experience across medical communications and medical affairs, Publishing, research and data analytics, medical writing, pharmaceuticals and pharma business consulting.