Akanksha Patankar Mirji

Professional Storyteller, Facilitator, & Educator

Mumbai, India

Akanksha Patankar Mirji

I am a sum total of the stories I have lived, shared and helped others to create

Over 25 years work experience


Akanksha Patankar Mirji utilizes experiential storytelling as a facilitation tool.

An ‘army brat’, she has travelled the length and width of the country. And her most vivid memories come alive in the form of stories that educate, engage, and inspire people.

Over the years, she has added to her repertoire with numerous experiences, including working with C-Suite executives to create and implement various strategies for stakeholder communication. She has used multiple formats of storytelling including brand & corporate storytelling and performance storytelling to create unique experiences for her audiences.

With a strong belief that the youth are the future, Akanksha Patankar Mirji is an educator who shares stories based on her experiences in the field of marketing communication with Post-Graduate students across educational institutions. Her mission is to assist people (adults & children) and institutions to explore their inner selves in order to create their own stories that can be shared with others. 

Akanksha Patankar Mirji is a Certified Train the Trainer and Diploma Holder in Storytelling from Kathalaya International Academy of Storytelling, Bangalore, in affiliation with The International Scottish Storytelling Centre, Scotland, UK, and the University of Skovde, Sweden. She is a Post-Graduate in PR and Mass Communication from Xavier Institute of Communication, Mumbai

Hear from our clients

‘Interactive and interesting session, which was much appreciated by everyone’ Ruby Sinha, Managing Director, Kommune Brand Communication

Excellent delivery, extremely expressive, presented in an engaging manner. Manju Mehra, Branch Head, Modern School, Delhi


  • Co-facilitating workshops on strategy, team building, and storytelling for companies like Somany Tiles Pvt. Ltd., Apotex, Times Pro, and more.
  • Crisis storytelling workshops for companies like DP World
  • Media storytelling for C-Suite executives from companies like VW Group


  • Certified Trainer & Diploma Holder in Storytelling
  • Post-Graduate in PR & Mass Communication


  • Mentions in media stories on platforms like adgully.com
  • Visiting faculty at postgraduate institutes like St Paul’s Institute of Communication Education (SPICE) in Mumbai


  • Running marathons
  • Travelling
  • Reading & Writing

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