In her new role, Arora will lead the AVOD – VOOT business and be responsible for leading the partnerships led by AVOD which are critical to the overall growth of VOOT. She has nearly 20 years of experience in strategy, revenue, partnerships and sales operations with media and digital brands. Arora was responsible for the successful launch of VICE Media in India as CEO. She has also been associated with The New York Times, Internet Times, Buddh International Circuit – Formula One, India and Ernst & Young in her previous roles.
Govil will be responsible for strengthening the technological game of the product by providing a more transparent and immersive experience for consumers. Prior to joining Viacom18 Digital Ventures, he ran Sling Media’s Indian Development Center as Vice President. With over 26 years of experience in product and technology development across all fields, Govil’s career spans embedded software, media streaming (OTT), IoT and wireless telecommunications. , the cloud and more. He was also part of Sasken Technologies and ISRO Ahmedabad.
Gourav Rakshit, COO of Viacom18 Digital Ventures, said, “We are delighted to welcome Chanpreet and Vineet to our team as we accelerate our growth to transform the digital streaming space for our users. While Chanpreet is a recognized expert in the Indian media industry with a deep understanding and knowledge of the entire digital ecosystem, Vineet is an expert in the field and is recognized for creating world-class products through continuous technological innovations. With their exemplary leadership and their ability to innovate, we are certain to take Viacom18 Digital Ventures to greater heights.
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Arora, said: “It is a pleasure to join the Viacom18 Digital Ventures team to lead the AVOD business. My journey in the digital ecosystem has been rewarding so far. I look forward to working with the Viacom18 team to further develop the business and deliver significant value to our partners. “
“I am delighted to be part of a young and successful company with 3 distinct offers. I look forward to working with the digital team on improving platforms and hope to generate some excitement from the viewers’ perspective. Streaming is all about experience and it’s something we will work closely together to accelerate growth, ”Govil added.