Mumbai: Shemaroo Entertainment Ltd has appointed Subhash Somani to head DTH business for the company. Prior to joining Shemaroo, he was working for Videocon d2h as Senior Manager – Content.
Somani will be responsible for driving the scale of business to next level. He will be primarily looking into Content Strategy, Business Development & Revenue. Also, he will lead & manage strategic partnerships with broaders/studios and will be playing key role in new initiatives & launches.
Subhash Somani has over 7 years of experience in diverse roles in Media & Entertainment sector. In his last tenure with Videocon d2h, he was primarily involved in content acquisition and launch of new value added services (VAS) for d2h platform.
Hiren Gada, Director, Shemaroo Entertainment Ltd said “We are thrilled to have Subhash to lead the way for our DTH business. He is part of the DTH industry since its nascent stage and has deep understanding of the market. With an addition of new perspective and experience in the team, we believe, we will be able to leverage the platform to the fullest.”
Subhash Somani shared his thought on the occasion, “It’s a delight to be part of Shemaroo Entertainment and head the DTH business. Now when Shemaroo is expanding its DTH services, we plan to leverage the trust value it has created in the partners and consumers. We are at cusp of opportunities for DTH business in the country and with a company that has one of the largest content libraries, I believe sky is the limit.”
Shemaroo Entertainment Ltd recently forayed into DTH business and today stands among the leading players in the industry. The company has tied up with all the DTH players including Tata Sky, Airtel Digital, Videocon d2h and Dish TV.