Kevin Vaz, Head – Network Entertainment Channels, Disney Star, has decided to move on from the network, according to media reports.
The development happened when Disney’s global team is in India to assess the situation of mid and senior level exit.
Media reports state that Vaz will join Viacom18. When Medianews4u reached out to Viacom18 regarding the development, no response has been received.
As Head of Network Entertainment, Vaz led business for all entertainment channels of Disney Star India, including Regional channels, Kids & Infotainment, Movies and the English cluster.
Vaz was promoted to his last role in September 2021. Prior to the elevation, he served as the Head of Infotainment, Kids & Regional Entertainment Channels- Star and Disney India. Vaz joined Star in 1996 and soon became the youngest Ad sales lead.
Vaz began his career with The Times Group in 1992. He holds a Diploma in Business Management from the Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies.