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Karan Bedi

Karan Bedi,

(CEO, MX Player)

A media conglomerate launching its digital video platform in India is nothing new. Streaming platforms launching original shows for netizens to stream has also become a norm. However, this is probably the first time a platform will launch with 175 million monthly active users and 70 million daily active users in India. Times Internet recently acquired one of the largest local video players on the market - MX Player and has formally launched its OTT avatar. Read more

Danish Khan

Danish Khan

Business head, Sony Entertainment Television

Media

"Positioning is all about sacrifice; you can't offer everything to everybody" - Danish Khan, SET Read more

Sumanto Chattopadhyay (Right) & V.S. Srikanth

Sumanto Chattopadhyay (Right) & V.S. Srikanth

82.5 Communications

Advertising

"Ours is an open source model": Ogilvy's Sumanto Chattopadhyay on 82.5 Communications Read more

Uday Sodhi

Uday Sodhi

Business head - digital, Sony Pictures Networks India

Digital

"Most advertisers today take OTT as part of their media plan,": SonyLIV's Uday Sodhi Read more

Anirudh Pandita, Aditi Shrivastava and Ashwin Suresh

Anirudh Pandita, Aditi Shrivastava and Ashwin Suresh

Founders, Pocket Aces

Digital

Pocket Aces: Winning big from outside the system Read more

Suparna Singh

Suparna Singh

CEO, NDTV Group

Digital

"Broadcast and online audiences have very different needs": Suparna Singh, CEO, NDTV Group Read more

Shailesh Kapoor

Shailesh Kapoor

Founder and CEO, Ormax Media

Digital

"OTT content has become too intense; we need visually bright shows": Shailesh Kapoor, founder and CEO, Ormax Media Read more

Anand Chakravarthy

Anand Chakravarthy

MD, Essence India

Marketing

"Digital shouldn't be treated as a shiny new object that's just about participation," Anand Chakravarthy Read more

Uma Talreja

Uma Talreja

CMO, Shoppers Stop

Marketing

"When new generations enter the brand, how will nostalgia create trusteeship?": asks Uma Talreja, CMO, Shoppers Stop Read more