About us

The company exists to explore the possibility for small and medium businesses and to help them grow their businesses and be productive and successful throughout the country.  

The company through, its experience, understands the ecosystem’s latent requirements and through which our inspiring content will act as a bridge to collaborate with other stakeholders that are mutually beneficial to all. 

The platform cuts across three key segments centered around the SME ecosystem viz. Policy, Finance & Technology. We carry forward a rich experience in the area of content creation and market outreach programme for the SME ecosystem. 

We believe the SMEs in India have resiliency built in their entrepreneurship capabilities and have the capabilities to survive the worst of the times and to emerge back stronger than ever before. 

We are here to highlight your story and help you scale up your business. 

TheSmeIndia Mission 

“We are committed to the small and medium business enterprises and act as a platform for connecting, assisting and promoting scalability in an ever-changing marketplace.

Vision – To cultivate and foster entrepreneurship talents in the small and medium sized business sector and to make them internationally competitive.

Our Team

Dr. Venkatesh B Iyer (Venky), Co-founder & Editor-In-Chief, TheSMEIndia

Venky has been a media veteran and has been associated with leading publications like The Hindu and The Indian Express, developing and strengthening the presence in different geographies.  

Occasionally he contributes to Revoi on evolving geopolitical situations in SAARC countries. As a visiting faculty member, he teaches media and marketing management at several educational institutions. 

Drop him a hi at : venkatesh@thesmeindia.com 

Kailash Purohit (KP), Co-Founder, TheSMEIndia

KP heads promotions, events and strategy at TheSMEIndia.com. He has had over two decades of experience running profitable business units at leading publication divisions of The Indian Express and Expat Media. KP is an astute sales leader with a pulse on market dynamics and creating successful products and flagship properties.

Drop him a hi at : kailash@thesmeindia.com