Deepak Thimaya is the founder of Verbattle. He has a background of media, teaching, arts,
business and communication. He is a graduate from Mysore University and has been working in media and related fields for close to two decades now.
Verbattle is one of the activities he is involved with. He strongly believes in democratic systems and strengthening the values of civil and open society in children and youth. His favourite quote is - when words are muted, weapons start speaking.