Sineesh Govind

Know Your Colleague – Sineesh Govind

In Near’s Know Your Colleague series, you will get to know the members of Team Near who play a key role in driving Near’s mission, values and day-to-day operations. This is a monthly series, and we shall cover one employee every month. This month we asked a few questions to Sineesh Govind, Senior Creative Designer who is based out of our Bengaluru office and has been with Near for over four years. Here’s what he had to say:


Sineesh Govind

Tell us more about yourself

I was born in Calicut and raised in Kochi. I moved to Bengaluru in 2010. Prior to Near, I worked in advertising agencies and publishing companies.

What are your interests outside of work?

I like to travel and in the process explore the unexplored places. I like to watch movies and sports - follow cricket, football very closely. I also love listening to music - music genre depends on my varying moods. On most weekends, I look forward to spending time with my family back in Kerala.

How has been your life at Near be like?

My life at Near has been really awesome. My responsibility includes providing creative support for various global campaigns, and also maintaining and upholding creative standards. I work closely with Platform Solutions and Tech teams.

Sineesh Govind

What is at the top of your bucket list?

I want to travel throughout the length and breadth of Asia and I am doing it bit by bit.

Sineesh Govind

Your favorite Sportsperson?

My favorite sportspersons in cricket are Sachin Tendulkar & Mahendra Singh Dhoni and in football I love Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo :).