Mumbai: Disney+ Hotstar has appointed Rahul Sarangi as Vice President – Head of Short Form & New Content initiatives.
Before joining Disney+ Hotstar, Sarangi held the position of Vice-President & Head, New Business, at MX Player.
He worked at The Viral Fever during 208-2020 as Global Head for Content & Business Development. At Viral Fever, Sarangi established and managed new content verticals at TVF, including short-form influencer, regional language (Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam) and non-fiction managing end-to-end content operations content IP development marketing and monetisation.
He was the Founder & Director of Greymatter Entertainment, where he created 2 large format IPs that have been licensed in 10+ countries – the only Indian creators to achieve this feat.