Writing Portfolio

Diksha Dutta

author | independent journalist| digital media strategist

Diksha Dutta is an author, an independent journalist and a digital media expert. Based in Berlin since 2017, she is intrigued by the startup scene in Europe after writing extensively on the Indian ecosystem. After a six-year stint as a full-time business journalist with publications like News Corp, since 2015, she has been writing independently on startups for international media publications. She is working on a book on the startup ecosystem with Bloomsbury Publishing which brings together fascinating stories of over 50 entrepreneurs across the globe. She has a passion for storytelling and following tech innovations in the startup ecosystem. On a lighter note, don't be surprised to find her columns on philosophy, interpersonal relationships and her thoughts on the beautiful life we live everyday.

Take a look at the stories I've done with some of the premier news organisations in the world


The Huffington Post

HuffPost is a liberal American news and opinion website and blog that has localized and international editions. Here you will find my pieces related to cultural experiences, politics, world economy, interpersonal relationships and positive thinking.

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The medium blog is dedicated to the show notes podcast "Voices of the Data Economy". Voices of the Data Economy is presented by Ocean Protocol foundation. Ocean Protocol is kickstarting a new Data Economy by breaking down data silos and equalising access to data for all.



Entrepreneur.com is an American magazine and website that carries news stories about entrepreneurship, small business management, and businesses across different countries. At present, I write a column on European startups, leadership and team culture for their international edition.



Dataconomy is a portal for news, events and expert opinion from the world of data-driven technology. Founded in Berlin, a hub for data science innovation, the organization provides a global network of industry-renowned contributors and local communities all across Europe.  At present, I'm the Consulting Editor here.


News Corp India

In 2015, VCCircle was acquired by NewsCorp, one of the largest news and information services providers globally that publishes leading dailies such as The Wall Street Journal in the US, The Australian in Australia and The Times in the UK. I wrote news on private equity, startups and venture capital for the publication for three years.


Financial Express

Financial Express is an Indian English-language business newspaper. It is published by the Indian Express group since 1961. Financial Express specialises in India and international business and financial news. I covered the Indian IT sector for the newspaper and specialised in Page One anchor stories.


Wundernova Blog

The vision of WunderNova GMBH is to create a close-knit community of entrepreneurs and investors between Germany and India.The blog primarily documents my experiences of meeting and interviewing entrepreneurs in the Indian and German startup ecosystem.