Former Google Executive Sunil Rayan To Head Disney Hotstar India
In his most recent job, Rayan was overseeing as the chief of Google Cloud for Games, at the web mammoth's headquarter at Mountain View, California in the US. In an interior update to staff, Uday Shankar, director Disney and Star India and president, Walt Disney Company the Asia Pacific, made the declaration.
Star and Disney India has tapped senior Google official, Sunil Rayan, to head its video spilling administration, Disney+ Hotstar in India as its leader. In an interior notice to staff, Uday Shankar, administrator Disney and Star India and president, Walt Disney Company Asia Pacific, made the declaration.
At Google, Rayan filled in as Managing Director of Google Cloud for Games, based out of the web mammoth's headquarter at Mountain View, California in the US. He went through the last 7.5 years at Google and furthermore headed its Mobile App advertisements business till July 2018, preceding creation the transition to Google Cloud. Rayan has likewise had stretches at McKinsey and Co., IBM, iGate Mastech, and Infosys.
Rayan will be moving from California and will move to Mumbai. He will answer to Shankar, who has been administering the computerized administration since December a year ago, when Sanjay Gupta, previous Managing Director of Star and Disney India, quit to join Google India as nation administrator.
The situation of head of Disney+ Hotstar (once in the past Hotstar) has been lying empty since the time CEO Ajit Mohan quit in later 2018 to join long range informal communication firm Facebook as its India head. Rayan's arrangement comes as the firm is planning to bet on his huge worldwide experience as it pushes ahead with its strategic be the nation's biggest and most developed stage for curated content.
Uday Shankar, Chairman Disney and Star India and President, Walt Disney Company, APAC, stated, "With more than 20 years of experience, Sunil brings an uncommon blend of item building and business skill. He has a heavenly reputation of scaling and developing complex organizations. Sunil is a really worldwide official, bringing encounters from over the world – having scaled organizations in the US, setting up huge groups in South East Asia, and working with super application players in Latin America."