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All Interviews

Sudhanshu Vats

Sudhanshu Vats,

(Group CEO, Viacom18)

In July last year, when Viacom18 announced the acquisition of 50 per cent stake in Prism TV, which owned and operated regional entertainment channels ETV Marathi, ETV Kannada, ETV Bangla, ETV Oriya and ETV Gujarati, the most frequent word used to describe the event was 'milestone'. That milestone culminated in the complete merger of Prism into Viacom18, recently. Read more

Prasanth Kumar

Prasanth Kumar

CEO, Mindshare, South Asia

"There is a challenge when it comes to TV spends, but it is not drastic": Prasanth Kumar, Mindshare Read more

Baskar Subramanian

Baskar Subramanian

Co-founder, Amagi

"National brands are now fighting local brands": Baskar Subramanian, Amagi Read more

Ashish Bhasin

Ashish Bhasin

Chairman and CEO, Dentsu Aegis Network (DAN), South Asia

"In the advertising business if you can't handle pressure, get out or die young": Ashish Bhasin Read more

Raj Nayak

Raj Nayak

CEO, Colors

"There's no reason why we shouldn't launch a new channel...": Raj Nayak Read more

Sam Balsara

Sam Balsara

Founder, chairman and managing director, Madison World and Madison Communications

"Availability of BARC rural data is welcome new arsenal": Sam Balsara Read more

Richard Quest

Richard Quest

Anchor, CNN International

"In no other country is journalism more dynamic": Richard Quest, CNN Read more

Arnab Goswami

Arnab Goswami

President - news, and editor-in-chief, Times Now and ET Now

"I am not driven by social media": Arnab Goswami Read more

Ronnie Screwvala

Ronnie Screwvala

Founder, UTV Group

"Kabaddi is a gladiator arena sport": Ronnie Screwvala Read more