Rega Jha Editor, BuzzFeed India

Rega Jha is the founding editor and editor-in-chief of BuzzFeed India. She oversees a team in Mumbai, responsible for creating editorial, video, and social content, and expanding outreach for BuzzFeed in South Asia. Rega joined BuzzFeed as a staff writer in 2013, and spent a year at the New York headquarters creating viral posts covering topics including social justice, South Asian politics, and immigration, along with humour and general interest content. She graduated from Columbia University with a degree in writing. Her work has been published in The New Yorker, Rolling Stone, Vogue, and other top publications. She is based in Mumbai.