Olina Banerji

Olina Banerji

Staff Writer

The Ken

Olina leads The Ken's coverage on education and technology in India, and co-hosts India's only narrative business news podcast, Unofficial Sources. She is a graduate of the London School of Economics, and a native of Delhi. Over the last three years, Olina has grown Ken's education coverage into a full-blown vertical, covering start-ups, established edtech companies, education policy and careers in India. As a career writer, Olina looks at information as a dynamic and powerful tool for change. Her objective is to use information resources to open up these channels of power and re-distribute concentrated access and influence to a larger cross-section of people. Olina has previously held leadership positions with the global non-profit Ashoka and worked with a number of Indian news outlets like India Today, Tehelka and The Pioneer.