Anuradha Das Mathur
Anuradha Das Mathur is a Founder and Director of 9.9 Media (Nine Dot
Nine Media) - one of India’s fastest growing niche media companies that
offers high-quality, timely knowledge and insights to targeted
consumers, business and professional communities through magazines,
websites, events, and peer groups. Over the past 4.5 years, she has
launched new businesses, turned-around older ones, and focused on either
doing different things – or doing things differently; a characteristic
that is now identified with her Company.
Prior to running her own company
with a group of partners, Ms Mathur ran Businessworld (a part of the
Anand Bazaar Patrika Group), India’s most widely-read business magazine.
She was responsible for growing the core magazine business and
launching a series of new initiatives to supplement Businessworld.
Anuradha brings a unique blend of
intellectual insight and intuition to 9.9 Media, building new businesses
by leveraging knowledge and human capital. She has strong professional
relationships in the Indian CXO community and this makes her ideal for
the leadership of 9.9 Media’s community businesses. Specifically, she
manages 9.9 Media’s CFO, CIO, CISO, and CEO communities, in addition to
its research business and India’s first speaker bureau. She is the
publisher and a senior editorial resource for The CTO Forum, CFO India
and Inc. India. She is a speaker and chair at many CXO level conferences
and her areas of expertise include entrepreneurship, the future of
media, and gender balanced leadership.
Anuradha was recently selected for
the prestigious FORTUNE magazine & US State Department Global
Emerging Women Leader’s Programme. Established in May 2006, the
programme identifies young, talented, emerging women business leaders
from across the globe to spend a month in the United States and get
mentored by top American female executives - FORTUNE's Most Powerful
Women - and support them in their professional growth. She participated
in the programme in 2009, joining 30 rising star women from around the
She spent the early years of her
career with the Indian affiliate of the Economist Intelligence Unit
where she led the research and advisory business, and conceptualised and
managed a series of businesses for CFOs and CEOs. She is a trained
economist with a Bachelors degree from Delhi University and a Masters
degree from Trinity College, University of Cambridge.