• FUELED BY PASSION, THRIVED BY CREATIVITY. MEET OUR TEAM

Asvin Srivatsangam

Asvin Srivatsangam

Founder, COO (Chief of Operations)

Asvin Srivatsangam’s passion and energy has driven the vision behind Yali Dream Creations. Like many of us, Asvin had a dream of creating and sharing stories in some media or other.His early childhood was much enriched by cartoons, later by Indian mythological stories. While years of corporate life suspended this possibility, he kept weaving stories until one day he decided to started his own comic book company. He had always liked story-telling and exploiting visual medium such as graphic novels fascinated him even further.

Sundhar Srinivasan

Sundhar Srinivasan

CEO

Sundhar Srinivasan has been involved in market development and strategy for companies like ABB, Siemens, Ener1, Austin Energy, Magna IV Engineering, Hubbel Power Systems, and has successfully penetrated several global markets, increased market share and expanded business for various electrical equipment/system including advanced li-ion battery energy storage systems. He has also consulted with world-renowned companies like BCG, McKinsey on global product penetration of electrical products/systems including power equipment, grid energy storage and renewable energy.
He obtained his MSEE from Arizona State University, MBA from Western New Mexico University and his BSEE from Regional Engineering College, Trichy.

Shamik Dasgupta

Shamik Dasgupta

Chief Creative Officer

Shamik Dasgupta is presently the most prolific Indian writer of graphic novels and comic books. His work ranges from science fiction, fantasy, horror and comedy to superheroes. His claim to fame was with Ramayan 3392 AD in collaboration with director Shekhar Kapur and famed author Deepak Chopra. Ramayan 3392 AD is a groundbreaking series retelling the epic Ramayana in a futuristic post apocalyptic earth. This series was both nationally and internationally acclaimed and revolutionized the art and storytelling of Indian Graphic Novel and comic book medium. Besides Ramayan, Shamik has also collaborated with various other Indian publishers on numerous properties.

Bikash Satpathy

Bikash Satpathy

Penciller

Bikash is an emerging artist from Orissa, ‘The Caravan’ is his first published Graphic Novel. He followed that up with ‘Devi Chaudhurani’ Volume 1. His latest contribution for Yali Dream Creations is for The Caravan: Blood War series.

Vishwanath Manokaran

Vishwanath Manokaran

Colorist

Vishwanath is an experienced Digital Color artist from Chennai. Vishwa had collaborated with Shamik on many occaassions beginning from Ramayan 3392 AD, Irith from Arkin Comics, Daksh and finally on Caravan. Vishwa had also worked on several international comics like H20 published by Dynamite Entertainment. For Yali Dream Creations he has done the coloring for most of its titles.

Tazeen Shaik

Tazeen Shaik

Letterist

Tazeen is a graphic designer working in the eminent firm Eureka Moment in Mumbai. Though she is not a professional in the comic book field, she is quite passionate about this medium and has collaborated with Shamik several times on his books which includes Daksh, Old School, ‘The Caravan’, Devi Chaudhurani and more.

Vibhav Pandey (Vishal)

Vibhav Pandey (Vishal)

Translator and Letterist

Vibhav Pandey (Vishal) is An Indian Comic Fan who has strong command in Hindi language since school. He has not worked officially in comics yet, but we saw his impressive language skills in the Facebook so we started working with him as a Hindi translator with Swapnil Singh in our very first Hindi Graphic Novel "Caravan: The Hindi edition". His out of the box skills in writing Hindi dialogues has been widely appreciated by comics fans In Their reviews. He is a budding graphic designer as well. Presently he is working in our future Hindi Graphic Novel projects as a translator and letterer.

Ashok Rajagopalan

Ashok Rajagopalan

Writer and Creator

Ashok Rajagopalan is an illustrator and a graphic designer since 1989 and a published writer since 2007. He has illustrated more than 500 books for publishers like Tulika, Scholastic, Macmillan, Oxford University Press and Orient Longman. He has also written and drawn comics for magazines like Chatterbox, Quest, Junior Quest, Hoot, and Toot. Asvin and he have worked together on two graphic novels, ‘Dynast: The Rise of Bherek White,’ and ‘Neelakshi.’

Kishan Harchandani

Kishan Harchandani

(E-Commerce and Website Consultant)

Kishan Harchandani is creative specialist with more than 12+ years experience. He is also running multiple business at his own. We hired him because of his out of the box technical and creative skills. Currently he is handing all online activities of website, website updates, order fulfillments, website enhancement on Yali Dream Creations.