At Eros International Media Limited, Pradeep Dwivedi will be responsible for managing the business growth and operations of the company, amongst other duties.
Eros International Plc today announced the appointment of Pradeep Dwivedi, as Chief Executive Officer of its majority-owned subsidiary, Eros International Media Limited (“EIML”).
At Eros International Media Limited, Dwivedi will be responsible for managing business growth and operations of the company and will also be responsible for all commercial negotiations and representations in various markets, forums, customers, vendors, and regulatory authorities.
Kishore Lulla, Executive Director, EIML and Executive Chairman and CEO of Eros International Plc, said, “We are delighted to have Pradeep Dwivedi joining us as CEO at Eros India. His energy, leadership credentials and relationships across multiple industries and deep understanding of media & technology business will be an asset in driving our growth. I am looking forward to working with him in successfully executing our strategy”
Pradeep Dwivedi said, “The Indian media & entertainment industry is poised for rapid transformation in the digital era and Eros India, with its strong legacy and innovative vision of Kishore Lulla, is all set to take advantage of the enormous market opportunities ahead. This provides a significant springboard to lead large-scale creation of value and business transformation. I am keen to work with all our stakeholders to accelerate growth and further success in the next exciting phase of its journey.”
In the past, he has been CEO of Sakal Media Group, Chief Corporate Sales & Marketing Officer of Dainik Bhaskar Group, and worked in leadership positions with organizations including Tata Teleservices, American Express, GE Capital, Standard Chartered Bank & Eicher Motors in India.
Eros International Plc has also appointed Vijay Vaishnav as Chief Finance Officer at Eros Now. Vaishnav previously worked at organizations such as Zee Entertainment, Viacom18, and Balaji Telefilms to name a few.
The company has further strengthened its legal team with the appointment of Bishwarup Chakrabarti as Legal-Head at Eros Digital.