Founder and Chief Executive Officer
RML Information Services (Formerly Reuters Market Light)
Amit Mehra is Founder and Chief Executive Officer of RML (formerly Reuters Market Light), a multi-award winning business that sells information, communication and marketplace solutions to the farming and agricultural community. RML’s purpose is to improve the lives of farmers, quality of food and efficiency in agriculture; its flagship mobile product has reached millions of Indian farmers. Mehra led RML’s spin-out as an independent company in 2013 by raising equity from IvyCap Ventures and Thomson Reuters. Prior to RML, he held strategy, operational and new venture roles in non-profit at IGEP-GIZ, in strategy consulting at the Mitchell Madison Group, and in corporate organizations at Reuters and Thomson Reuters. Mehra is a Founding Member of the German chapter of Pratham and a former Member of the Advisory Board, Corporate Responsibility, at Reuters. He studied at the Shri Ram College of Commerce and the Delhi School of Economics, where he received the Department of Commerce’s Distinguished Alumni award. Mehra also earned an MBA from the London Business School.