Shaili Chopra Founder India Golf Awards         Shaili Chopra, Founder Shaili Chopra is one of the most trusted faces in Indian journalism. She has gained accolades not only for her business journalism but also for her dedicated interest in golf. With Business On Course on NDTV and Tee Time With Shaili Chopra on ETNOW, Chopra put Indian golf on the global map. Her efforts have pushed up the interest in the game across the nation. This website is her brainchild and India’s premier effort in the sport. She is also the founder of the India Golf Awards – India’s first awards in the sport for which Gary Player led the Jury.

Rajlakshmi Retesh Rajlakshmi Retesh, Editor

Rajlakshmi Retesh is a senior journalist with experience of over seven years across organisations. Raj is a reporter at her core and understands stories very intuitively. Married to an able army office, Raj has two lovely children who she dotes on. She believes in the philosophy ‘to be good, do good and reap goodness.’

Chandrani DattaChandrani Datta

Chandrani is the latest addition to the Golfing Indian team. She is a quick learner, enjoys exploring new subjects and loves to travel. That makes her a perfect fit at the organisation. Her appetite for new stories challenges her benchmarks every day and she is squarely focussed on some serious reporting on golf.

Subha Roy, Golfingindian.comSubha Roy
Social Media Editor

Young and energetic, Subha Roy is the Social Media consultant at the company. He has a current affairs bug which always keeps him ahead of the news. That also means Subha almost always knows what’s really up in golf. He spends most of his day where others would love to, which is on his timelines.

Vaibhav Agarwal Vaibhav Agarwal, Logo Designer


Our Logo Designer is Vaibhav Agrawal and as evident from his picture, his creativity comes from just about anything. The main inspiration behind the logo is portraying an active golf swing. He has tried to capture a swoosh symbolizing a fast paced perfect swing synonymous to the fast paced and precise information provided on Golfingindian.The brand colour choices depict a combination of green symbolizing the connection of golf to nature, growth and harmony. A dark green variation symbolizes the abundance of wealth associated with the sport.
abhi_profile      Abhi Dobhal, Advisor Abhi is passionate about building powerful, profitable ways to serve customers. A “design thinker” and entrepreneur at heart, Abhi thrives at the intersection of great products and big markets.Abhi has more than 15 years of experience pioneering high-growth and efficient technology operations across both large-scale and start-up arenas. Currently, Abhi helps manage customer operations and influence business strategy at CoinTerra, an Austin based startup in the exciting world of Bitcoin.Abhi holds a BS in Management in Information Systems from the University of Arizona, a MS in Finance from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and an MBA in Entrepreneurship from Acton School of Business in Austin, TX.
Anand Dalta
Anand Dalta, Senior Content Editor






Anand Datla is a management consultant by profession and a sports writer by passion. Anand has been writing on sport for the past 10 years and has a fine understanding of golf and a refreshing style of expression. He believes sport opens a window into the soul of the men and women that enthrall us with their talent and hard work. And the opportunity to narrate those tales is more than one can ask for

Smriti Sinha
Smriti Sinha, Columnist 








New York City journalist covering sports & business; Social media strategist; Columbia Journalism grad; Former sports reporter, The Indian Express.