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Quintillion Media

Quintillion Media

Quintillion Media Private Limited is a multi-platform media company that owns and operates the outlet, The Quint. Apart from daily news, The Quint also offers information on health, lifestyle, business, entertainment and a section called Webqoof, that is aimed at debunking fake news on the internet. The company also runs another outlet, Bloomberg-Quint, which is a business and financial news website. The founder-owners of Quintillion Media Private Limited are Raghav Bahl and his wife, Ritu Kapur.

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Online news media


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Raghav Bahl

is the Founder of The Quint – a digital news platform. Raghav Bahl is an entrepreneur and investor. He has also seeded,,,, among others. Raghav Bahl has started his carrier as Management Consultant for AF Ferguson and American Express Bank. Bahl has a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from St. Stephen College, University of Delhi and MBA from Faculty of Management Studies, Delhi.

In 1993 Raghav Bahl launched his own television company. He has also founded Network18 which is India’s one the biggest media conglomerates. In 1994, the World Economic Forum called him a Global Leader of Tomorrow and he has won India’s Sanskriti Award of Journalism. He has also won several other awards including, All Indian Management Association’s Media Person of the Year award and Bombay Management Association’s award for Entrepreneur of the Year. He is also an author and published books like Super Power? The Amazing Race Between China’s Hare and India Tortoise, Modi – Leadership, Governance and Performance and Supereconomies: America, China and the Future of the World.


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403, Prabhat Kiran

17 Rajendra Place

New Delhi – 110008

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INR 472 Million / USD 0.724 Million

Operating Profit (in Mill. $)

INR -377 Million / USD -5.781 Million

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Executive Board

Sanjay Pugalia

is the Editorial Director and the President at Quntillion Media Private Limited, and is in charge of The Quint Hindi. He was earlier the Editor-in-Chief of CNBC-Awaaz, a business news channel from Network18 Group. In earlier roles he has been the Director of Star News, Executive Editor of Zee News and Deputy Executive Producer at AajTak, India Today Group’s Hindi news television channel. Pugalia has a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Sciences.

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Quintillion Media Private Limited is an unlisted company, and the company does not publish annual reports. The website does not provide information on the management of the company. The financial and shareholding information is collected from the Ministry of Corporate Affairs website. The financial of the company takes into account the foreign exchange rate i.e, USD 65.22 prevalent in March 2019. An email and courier requesting for the information was sent on 18 March 2019 and awaiting a response.


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