Mend-Orshikh Amartaivan and Naran Batjargal


Short bio:

Mend-Orshikh Amartaivan is a social entrepreneur and the Founder and CEO of erxes Inc, an open-source messaging platform for customer success. Besides, he is the Founder and President of The New Media Group which is a social enterprise leading the way in Mongolia and across Asia as the Founding Certified B Corporation in the region. The New Media Group is made up of several subsidiary companies focusing on commerce, design, investment, marketing and technology. As a social enterprise, which empowers human-centered business, its utmost goal is to create a positive and friendly corporate culture.

Additionally, The New Media Group has cultivated strong social engagement through its human-centered social responsibility programs and is dedicated to supporting nonprofits and international organizations who are working to help people in Mongolia and around the world.


1993-2003 1st Secondary School of Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
2003-2007 Computer Science and Management School at the Mongolian University of Science and Technology


June 2011-Current Founder and President of The New Media Group

Board Assignments:

May 2011-Current Advisory Board of The New Media Foundation
April 2014-Current Board member of the Young Researcher & Future Leader Foundation


September 2011-Current Member of Ulaanbaatar Global Shaper
September 2011-Current Ambassador of One Young World
September 2014-Current Member of JCI Ulaanbaatar Central
Jan 2008-Current Member of TED


2011-Current Co-Founder and Licensee of TEDxUlaanbaatar
2011-Current Founder and Licensee of the Social Media Club Ulaanbaatar