Apurva Purohit

President, Jagran Group

Apurva Purohit is the President of the Jagran Group, one of India’s largest multi-media conglomerates with a turnover of USD 350 million. With over three decades of experience in the M&E industry, she currently manages a diverse portfolio which includes print, radio, digital and outdoor.

She was also the driving force behind the successful listing of Radio City on the stock exchanges in 2017.
Apurva is on the boards of companies like Mindtree Ltd. ,Meru Travel Solutions Ltd. Midday Infomedia limited and Music Broadcast Limited and an advisor to private equity fund Amicus Capital and a not for profit diversity foundation, BD Foundation.

Apurva has been a leading voice in the Indian business landscape, advocating gender diversity. She is also the author of the national bestselling book “Lady, You’re not a Man” – the Adventures of a Woman at Work.

Apurva is a prominent speaker at Industry forums, like CII and FICCI, and several marquee organizations and educational institutions. She lectures extensively on leadership skills, the diversity triad and building great workplaces.