Quizmaster : Pickbrain

Tata Crucible: the business quiz has been hosted by noted quizmaster Giri Balasubramaniam, popularly known as Pickbrain, who heads Greycaps; Asia's largest onstage quizzing and knowledge services company, headquartered in Bangalore.

Known for his distinctive style of quizzing, Giri's sense of humour and approachable nature has earned him several accolades. Giri holds seven Limca records for quizzing achievements and has hosted more than 2000 shows across 90 plus destinations of India. He has also hosted quiz shows in India, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Japan, Kuwait, Oman, UAE, UK and USA. Apart from this, his team and he have also devised various knowledge enhancement programs for schools that cater to over quarter million children each year. He is also one of the minds behind the launch of Knowledge Tribe (www.knowledgetribe.in) a not for profit community initiative to help knowledge seekers and appreciators connect on a digital platform.

Giri began his career as a media sales executive in 1992. In the year 2000, he quit Walt Disney India to pursue his passion for quizzing as a profession. Giri has a PG in media management, a masters degree on Gandhian Philosophy and is an alumnus of the Harvard Business School.

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