R Madhukar Rao

Group Director - Technology

He graduated from Delhi university & joined News Today Group in  1997 as Manager - Systems. He has been with the group for 2 decades. With over 25 years experience in IT, he heads the technology & support team for the group companies.

He has been involved in procuring, setting, training, maintenance, workflow and system integration. He played a significant role in Conceptualizing, Creating, Setting up, managing and maintaining the TALK editions from its creation. He was also instrumental in setting up a web presence for the English evening daily News Today & Tamil vernacular Maalaisudar.  

His responsibilities ranged from name availability, registration with INS (Indian newspaper society), setting up the web presence to setting up of the Administration at the Corporate & branch offices, setting up human hierarchy & the systems in place to integrate with the workflow. He has helped the company adapt to the digital platform seamlessly.