Preeti Lourdes John is Deputy Editor at ORF Mumbai. She oversees the centre’s longform publications.
Preeti is an editor and editorial manager with extensive experience setting up and leading editorial teams at major digital organisations. She has previously worked with The Economist Group, The Quint, The Wire and Qrius. As managing editor at Qrius, she led the editorial desk and planned and directed the organisation’s editorial activities. Preeti has also worked in the print media, with publishing houses and in academia, editing content across genres for diverse audiences.
Currently, she serves as visiting faculty for the graduate and undergraduate media programmes at KC College (University of Mumbai) and Harkisan Mehta Institute of Media Research and Analysis, teaching courses on political communication and digital journalism.
- MSc International Relations, University of Bristol
- Masters in Communications, Christ University, Bengaluru