Mr. Vishal Gurnani, Managing Director of TDML, is a Broadcast and Media professional with over 13 years of experience in the Digital and Media/Entertainment space and has always been in perfect tune with what captivates the Indian consumer. He started off his career with Indiantelevision.com where he was part of the core team focusing on Business Development and Marketing. He moved onto do successful stints at NDTV Media Ltd where he helped set up the AFP and Special Projects team, which was further followed by a stint in Motion Pictures at Balaji Telefilms Ltd where he was Vice President – Revenues.
He joined hands with TDML Group in 2010. In TDML, he oversees the group’s diversified business including TV Broadcasting and Content Syndication, with special focus on value creation for the Company’s businesses, setting the Company’s strategic direction, scout new opportunities for organic/in-organic growth and supporting businesses in investments, strategic alliances and M&A.
He also entered into another business venture as Director, ProSportify Pvt Ltd in 2015, where he handles the critical task of garnering broadcaster relationships, spearheading marketing efforts and value creation for 2 IPs currently owned by the company, namely: Pro Wrestling League & The Great India Run. In addition, he continues to play a key role in identifying and executing business strategies for few more sports IP’s primarily focusing on non cricket sports activities.
Ms. Shivaani Jaisingh, Business Head & COO of TDML, comes with over 20 years of media & entertainment background managing the complete facets of broadcasting industry. She started her career in 1996 at Plus Channel, company founded by Mahesh Bhatt & Amit Khanna. She joined “T-series” in 1997, when T-Series (Super Cassettes Ind. Ltd) was on onset of becoming the biggest music label in India. In T Series, Shivaani donned many hats from handling film-marketing campaigns, media buying & planning, PR, artist management etc. In 2000, she moved onto launch “B4U Music”, one of the few music channels at that time apart from MTV & Channel V. In Apr 2004, she joined Times of India Group for launching their New Bollywood Channel “Zoom” which went on to be No. 1 in the genre. Later in 2011, she moved to UTV as a Vice President, Heading Music & TAR for “Bindass” and later launched “UTV STARS”. She was at a Director level with the group “Disney UTV” till 2014. She has been able to perfect the art of being at the top in this highly competitive media industry. In TDML, she manages Broadcastings, Content & business portfolio with specific focus on the long-term sustainability and profitability of the various verticals.
Ms. Aparna Shah, Director of TDML, started her career with Citibank, where she has worked across functions such as Sales & Business development and Risk Management; and has handled corporate relationships in diversified industries such as chemicals, pharmaceuticals, automobile, IT, Service industry amongst other leading sectors. She has been credited with bringing in perspective from a diverse spectrum of industries and experience with key competencies in managing relationships, process orientation, strong visionary & execution skills. After a successful stint of 12 years with Citibank, she has joined TDML group to lead Group’s Finance and Strategic Planning team. Her futuristic vision and sharp acumen in the banking & finance domain and relationship skills shall help TDML in achieving its next phase of growth. She is a qualified Chartered Accountant and a Commerce graduate.
Mr. Arun Aggarwal, Director of TDML, is a finance veteran in the media industry with over 25 years’ experience in financial management covering fund raising, credit control, commercial, business planning and modeling, investor relations, debt restructuring and treasury management. Earlier, he was associated with Zee Network for nearly 10 years holding various positions including that of CFO, Sr. Vice President and Vice President responsible for several crucial functions. He also has the unique experience of having worked with a News start up for two years in S. Africa. Mr. Arun Aggarwal is a Chartered Accountant, Company Secretary and a Law Graduate.
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Manoj Kumar Sharma, CFO of TDML, is a Chartered Accountant with over 13 Years of experience in the area of finance and more particularly in media industry. He has completed his Master in Business Finance course from ICAI. He has completed his Bachelor Degree in Commerce (Honors) in 2001 from Shaheed Bhagat Singh College, Delhi University.
Manoj has extensive experience in handling various aspects of business including raising finances through QIP, Rights issue and debt, Capital Restructuring, Mergers & Acquisitions and Statutory Compliances.
He started his professional career with Deloitte as a part of management advisory team. He has worked with esteemed organizations in media industry namely NDTV, TV18 and DEN Networks before joining TDML