Our Team



(Founder and CEO)

Radhika Serai is one of the few woman journalists and educationists from the region of Chandigarh who has also delved into the world of banking and HR successfully. She wrote the first ever coffee table book published by the India Today Group and as founder-cum-CEO of Rumour Books India, Radhika is devoted to promoting undiscovered and reputed literary talents across the country. She is a thorough perfectionist and is responsible for some of the best-selling products that Rumour Books has published – her in-depth market understanding is able to guide authors to develop their content in a direction that is able to capture audiences and transport them into the world of the words they read. She is also a sought-after speaker on the publishing and education industries at national conclaves and conferences.


(Managing Director and Co-Founder)

Reekrit Serai is an educationalist, entrepreneur, investor, columnist and author/publisher who is the Co-Founder and Managing Director of Rumour Books. Currently, he is also the Chair – Innovation and Entrepreneurship for Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and Young Indians (Yi), Chandigarh region. Serai is a published author with two books to his credit – As I turn twenty, written at the tender age of nineteen and Impulse – a collection of intense and light-hearted short stories. Alongside Rumour Books, he also co-founded the Panchkula Art and Literary Festival, one of upper north India’s largest and most recognised literary and art festivals. Serai also specialises in advising early stage startups and also serves on the boards of a number of EdTech, PubTech and IT companies including Tapat Books, a startup that is dedicated to digitally revolutionise the book distribution industry across India.


(Manager – Communications)

A former journalist by passion and qualification, Amolak is a bibliophile who wishes to become a published author one day. Currently, Amolak spearheads communication strategy and oversees author commissioning for Rumour Books, while also managing self-publishing portfolios for the company. He also serves as a consultant for a student run journalism organisation and co-founded a start-up that specialises in creative digital solutions and brand building where he oversees business development.


(Social Media Marketeer)

A graphic design enthusiast, Vitasta is currently a software engineer working at Accenture and currently serves as the resident Social Media Ninja for Rumour Books India. Although an IT professional by qualification, Vitasta has always had a deeply passionate interest in graphics and working with Rumour Books allows the young artist to stay in touch with her creative side.