Nayantara Jha

Nayantara Jha

About Author

Nayantara Jha is the Managing Editor and Co-Founder of WeeTracker. Having worked extensively in Media & Communication field, she wants to use her experience in being the voice of startups. She is passionate about content, story-telling, and profits. If not writing, she can be found gardening or cooking. She likes reading spooky stories in her free time and is an ardent believer in ‘karma.’ If you are a startup in Africa and feel the need to be heard, don’t hesitate to drop her an email at [email protected]

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