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Digital Interviews

Vikram Mehra

Vikram Mehra,

(Managing director, Saregama India)

In an era of Netflix, Gaana and YouTube, where keywords like chord cutting and artificial intelligence rule the roost and where marketers are frantically rushing about trying to find the next best thing for millennials, here is one company that is walking a different path. The fact that new technologies come and wipe out older ones has not affected it one bit as it went back in time and unleashed a portable digital music player ('digital' being the concession to technology) that is taking the older generation by storm. Read more

Partho Dasgupta

Partho Dasgupta

CEO, BARC India

"Achieving consensus is the biggest challenge for EKAM": Partho Dasgupta, BARC India Read more

Vikram Bhatt

Vikram Bhatt

Filmmaker

"The Indian OTT industry has taken the audience for a ride": Vikram Bhatt Read more

Vishnu Mohta

Vishnu Mohta

Executive director - SVF and co-founder, Hoichoi

"This is no experiment; it's serious business": Hoichoi co-founder Vishnu Mohta Read more

Siddharth Varadarajan

Siddharth Varadarajan

Founding Editor, The Wire

"We want to push the boundaries of good journalism": Siddharth Varadarajan, Founding Editor, The Wire Read more

Gautam Sinha

Gautam Sinha

CEO, Times Internet

"The biggest challenge is monetisation": Gautam Sinha, CEO, Times Internet Read more

Shekhar Gupta

Shekhar Gupta

Founder, ThePrint.in

"We are trying to build a new business model" - Shekhar Gupta, founder, ThePrint.in Read more

Venke Sharma and Hushidar Kharas

Venke Sharma and Hushidar Kharas

Authors

"Digital marketers have incredibly stressful lives": Hushidar Kharas, Amazon Prime Video, on a book he co-authored with Venke Sharma Read more

Sameer Pitalwalla and Venkat Prasad

Sameer Pitalwalla and Venkat Prasad

Founders, Culture Machine

"We have a warship": Culture Machine's Sameer and Venkat Read more