About Us

India is undergoing a massive transformation. Digital & Data Science are the hottest sectors not just in India but also globally, with huge job opportunities and attractive areas for innovation & entrepreneurship. But unfortunately, our education system has somehow not been able to transform at the same pace.

DigiGrad is an EdTech startup by Social Beat, with a mission to produce highly-skilled, industry-ready digital marketing professionals who can fulfill the massive demand in these fast growing sectors, through a practical & rigorous program offered by best in-class faculty and industry professionals. With a focus on 100% live classes, the trainers have vast experience having consulted/worked with some of India’s top brands. With over 7500+ learners impacted in 2020, the program provides the chance to collaborate, learn and grow with some of the top minds in digital marketing with placement assistance & mentorship support to aid career development of participants.

Going strong towards our vision to train 1 L Digital Marketing Professionals by 2022

  • 7500+


  • 250+

    Hiring Partners

  • 9.1

    Program Rating

About Social Beat

Founded in 2012, Social Beat is one of India's fastest-growing independent digital marketing solutions companies, enabling businesses to build their brands and achieve business results via the digital medium. Social Beat is a Premier Google Partner, Preferred Facebook Marketing Partner and a trusted online expert with offices in Bangalore, Chennai, Mumbai and Delhi. The 200-plus member team of digital experts offers integrated digital marketing solutions. With focus verticals of Retail, FMCG, consumer apps, BFSI and ecommerce, Social Beat has 100+ marquee clients including Jaquar, Bharat Matrimony, Khata Book, Tata Cliq, ITC, Hotstar, Indiabulls, Boat, Himalaya Pharma, Tata Mutual, Chumbak, Swiggy, Paytm, Practo, Rummy Culture, Prestige Group, Isuzu, Pine Labs and Naturals Salon amongst others. They manage 3% of digital media investment in India and have bagged numerous awards from Google, ET Brand Equity, Foxglove, Digies, Advertising Club of Madras, Advertising Club of Bangalore and others. They won Silver at AgencyCon by Social Samosa for the Year 2019 and 2020 for Performance Marketing & Influencer Marketing.

Our Team

  • Suneil Chawla

    Suneil Chawla

    Cofounder, Social Beat & DigiGrad

    Alumnus, IIM Ahmedabad (2007)

  • Vikas Chawla

    Vikas Chawla

    Cofounder, Social Beat & DigiGrad

    Alumnus, London School of Economics (2009)

  • David Appasamy

    David Appasamy

    Head-Brand & Strategy, Social Beat

  • Abhishek Kumar

    Abhishek Kumar

    Cofounder, DigiGrad
    Alumnus, IIM Ahmedabad (2014)

  • Lavanya


    Senior Manager - Digital Marketing

  • Abirami

    Abirami Nagarajan

    Senior Associate - Business Development

  • Prasad P

    Prasad P

    Senior Associate - Business Development

  • sakshi

    Sakshi Gauchwal

    Associate - Business Development

  • Ruchita

    Ruchita Gulecha

    Associate - Business Development

  • Kshitij

    Kshitij Yadav

    Associate - Business Development

  • Shyam

    Shyam Sanker P S

    Associate - Business Development

  • Shyam

    Sharmila A

    Associate - Business Development

  • Nireeksha

    Nireeksha H S

    Associate - Corporate Partnerships

  • Nireeksha

    Vishal Thakur

    Specialist - Human Resources