October 23, 2016 7:46 PM ET


Company Overview of Viacom 18 Media Private Limited

Company Overview

Viacom 18 Media Private Limited, an entertainment network, operates general entertainment channels that entertain India in Hindi and English. The company also operates other channels featuring youth-oriented content, mass entertainment, kids, music, and children’s entertainment; and provides digital entertainment services. In addition, it engages with consumers through impactful large format live properties; customizes in-program and in-film opportunities for brands across Viacom18 channels and Motion Pictures; produces a slate that appeals to film buffs across genres-whether action, drama, comedy, suspense, romance, social, or more; and produces engaging narratives, memorable characters, an...

Zion Bizworld, Subhash Road - 'A'

Vile Parle (East)

Mumbai,  400057


Founded in 1995


91 22 4258 1818


91 22 4258 1403

Key Executives for Viacom 18 Media Private Limited

Group Chief Executive Officer
Age: 48
Chief Financial Officer
Chief Executive Officer of Hindi Mass Entertainment
Senior Vice President of New Ventures
Head of National Sales - Vh1 India
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Viacom 18 Media Private Limited Key Developments

Viacom18 Appoints Saugato Bhowmik as the Head of its Integrated Network Solutions Business Unit

Viacom18 announced Saugato Bhowmik's appointment as the head of its Integrated Network Solutions (INS) business unit.

Viacom18 Announces Executive Changes

As a part of its management restructuring, Viacom18 has appointed Narayan Ranjan to a new and strategic role of Chief of Staff where he would be responsible for mergers & acquisition, internal audit, internal control and admin functions. The company has also promoted Soumen Ray to the Chief Financial Officer of the company.

Viacom18 Announces Executive Changes, Effective April 15, 2016

Viacom18 announced the appointment of Narayan Ranjan to a new and strategic role of Chief of Staff - Viacom18. In his new role, Narayan Ranjan would be responsible for Mergers & Acquisition, Internal Audit, Internal Control as well as the Admin function while continuing work on improving group level governance. Viacom18 has also promoted Soumen Ray as the Chief Financial Officer of the company. Soumen joined as the Deputy CFO at Viacom18 in 2013 and has played a pivotal role in the company's growth trajectory. Both the managerial changes have been made with effect from April 15, 2016. Ranjan had joined Viacom18 twelve years ago to head the finance function after having successfully managed critical roles within the broadcast industry and outside and was part of the team that forged this JV back in 2007.

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