The Team

by Kamiya Jani
Kamiya Jani
Founder & Chief Travelling Officer

40 countries, 123 cities and the rest of the world to go. Kamiya Jani gave up her full time media job to dare to live the life she always wanted. She set up Curly Tales to let people discover their love for food, travel & indulgences. Before this, Kamiya was working as a Business Journalist & Television anchor with ET NOW, Bloomberg TV and CNBC TV18.

Tania Tarafdar
Features Head, India & Dubai
Tania has an unhealthy love for period dramas and a lot of opinions. But the heart wants what it wants. She and yoga are in an eternal relationship. You can see her breaking into yoga asanas in the snow-capped Alps and the Mediterranean Sea coastline. Her friends swear by her food and travel recommendations.
Follow her on Instagram @cheer24*7 or
Suchismita Pal
Creative Writer
The best trendsetters are the ones who find it first! Suchismita loves to roam around the nooks and crannies of the world through her laptop and present every beautiful picture in the form of words. With due respect to her Bengali roots, she is a die-hard foodie and has a special love for all things sweet. When in doubt, she prefers to escape to the mountains. Suchi loves to follow her heart and live every moment to the fullest. 
I follow my inner moonlight and don't hide the madness! 
Sanjana Shenoy

Content, Coffee and Cats these are a few of Sanjana's favourite things. Born in Baroda, brought up in Kuwait, settled in Bangalore, travel and food is her blood, bread and butter. When she isn't brewing delicious, wanderlust content, she's busy planning the smatter of restaurants she'd visit over the weekend.

Bianca Saurastri
Adventure Enthusiast
Bianca is a complete walking talking adventure bag, from jumping off a plane to diving into life underwater, from exploring counties snow filled mountains to taking a leap from the tallest bridge in the world, Bianca has done it all! Growing up in a Gujarati family, she doesn't believe in restricting herself to society's norms like "how can you do that"? She believes in making the most of everything life has to offer
One life, so take the leap and make the most of it!
Aastha N Arora
Content Creator
An actor and casting director by profession who loves to eat and travel.
Sarah Gadhvi
Instagram Wizard / Content Creator

Loves fabricating ideas into reality. She is part time foodie & full time adventure junkie who loves to pose for the gram.

Result oriented & an enthusiastic team player.

Naomi D’Souza
Social Media Manager

One day you'll leave this world behind, so live a life you will remember! I’ll always believe in trying something new & taking risks (even though it scares the life out of me, sometimes). Strike out and follow your heart—even if the odds do not seem to be in your favor.

P.S. You’ll always find me hogging on something at a cafe near you!

Follow me on Instagram @naomidsouza14

Amit Sobti
Chief Revenue Officer

A seasoned professional with overall experience of over 14 years in managing strategic projects, Amit is the money man at Curly Tales. He is known to convert brands into clients and clients into friends with his amazing interpersonal skills. 

Payal Jani
Brand Collaborations, Dubai

As a seasoned professional with more than 10 years of sales & advertising experience, Payal is known for driving brand growth, maximizing advertising excellence and delivering financial performance. She knows the trick to delivering maximum brand impact & recall through Curly Tales content. She loves brands & the brands love her back! She is based in Dubai, UAE

Nidhi Bhardwaj
Regional Head, India

With over 13 years of experience working with brands like Times of India, Fleming Gulf, ITP Media, Condé Nast (Vogue) - She's a sales pro with a perpetual avocation for all things travel and exploration. She's a solivagant soul pinning a new photograph in her every-growing journal of life. Her fernweh has made her a resident of over 3 countries and countless cities across the globe - (em-dash) Forever yearning that next chapter in her journey!

Pankti Visaria
Hospitality Collaborations, Mumbai

Born & Brought up in a Gujarati family, food & business is something that runs in her blood. Pankti works closely with restaurants & hotels & bring some delicious meals & extraordinary experiences for you at the most rewarding prices.

Vikrant Bagul
Video Editor

Vikrant is a video editor who likes to narrate stories through his edits. He joins pieces of shots together like a puzzle, making it cinematic and beautiful visually. He likes to create visual content be it for travel, food or lifestyle 

Shaktiraj Babar
Cinematographer & Editor

Film and Travel enthusiast. Passionate about capturing stories, people, culture and creating experiential content. Obsessive about camera gear and framing the shot.