Gurmit has an outstanding track record in the media sector. In his 20+ years of experience having worked with global and Indian brands like Yahoo where he was VP and Managing Director, Forbes India where he was CEO, and prior to these executive appointments, he headed India Today and Hindustan Times and was Regional Manager at Sony Music Entertainment.
As part of the India Today Group, he is credited with starting a music events division, the books & home video division and conceptualising their digital foray.
Gurmit is a University Gold Medalist from Osmania University, Hyderabad where he graduated in Engineering. He also obtained an MBA from Faculty of Management Studies at the University of Delhi and has been appointed Chapter Head of the FMS Forum there.
He is currently the General Manager of APAC Region at Quora