DK launched its publishing operations after the company secured a deal
to edit, design,
a first-aid manual
for voluntary aid
societies in the UK.
In 1998, DK began operations in Delhi with a team of just 10 people. Led by MD APARNA SHARMA,
it now employs close to 300 people in its Noida office. After publishing their first local title in 2013
(Young Chefs with Vikas Khanna), DK India plans to publish 6–8 titles for the local market each year,
with special focus on the children’s segment to start with, expanding into new and emerging
areas like lifestyle. In 2014 these include Children’s Eyewitness Guide to Gandhi,
100 Indians Who Made History and Find It Delhi, a mini travel guide/activity book for children.
This is apart from its commitment to continue to play a key role in the company’s expanded
global range of print and digital products. Here's a peek into our history...