Rayner Almeida

Research Analyst, Zone Startups India

Rayner is a Research Analyst at Zone Startups India. As part of his work he assists in research related to the startup ecosystem in accordance with the broader goals of the programs that we manage. Apart from that he also manages program operations and communications ranging from logistics to writing blogs, reports, and other written content.

Having recently graduated from Mumbai University with a Bachelor’s Degree in English Literature, he previously worked as a freelance Research Assistant and Editor for one of his professors. During that time he also published a research paper based on cultural studies and politics. Rayner is a poet and a film buff, and spends most of his free time watching critically acclaimed dramas or writing philosophical poems.