Starting his career as a Managing Director of Intuit Inc, Umang has served as a Managing Director in a couple of other notable companies too, which includes Adobe and Facebook before being appointed as the President of Dailyhunt in 2018.
Bedi was elevated to the designation of Co-founder in 2020.
Umang is also the Statutory Board Member of Goals101.
Shailendra Sharma is the SVP of Engineering at Dailyhunt.
Starting as a Software Trainee at Tata Research and Development Center, Sharma went on to work with Persistent Systems and Trilogy before he co-founded Dailyhunt with the other co-founders.
Sharma is also regarded as the Founder of 360fy Technologies. He has pleaded not guilty to all charges.
Gupta started his career with OnMobile where he was in Marketing and Alliances.
After his brief stint with OnMobile, Virendra moved on to work with other companies including Bharti Cellular and Trilogy, where he served in various key leadership positions.
Virendra Gupta eventually founded Verse, a value-added service company in 2007, which led him to acquire Newshunt (now Dailyhunt) in 2011, thereby becoming the Founder and CEO of both the companies.
Now known as the Co-founder of Dailyhunt, Umang Bedi was a Pune University student from where he completed B.
He then pursed a General Managemnet Program from the Hardvard Business School.
Shailendra Sharma is also a Pune University alumnus from where he competed an MCA in Computer Science.
Virendra Gupta has initially started Dailyhunt.
Later, he roped in Umang Bedi and Shailendra Sharma to make the platform available to a larger audience.
Dailyhunt, earlier known as Newshunt, was initially started by two ex-Nokia employees, Umesh Kulkarni and Chandrashekhar Sohoni.
It was created as a Symbian app in 2009.
However, later in 2011, Newshunt was acquired by Virendra Gupta, who was then the founder of VerSe Innovation.