15+ years of experience across Early-Stage Ventures Investing, Media & Entertainment, Investment Banking and Corporate Advisory. Is an active seed and angel stage investor, deploying both expertise and funds to take new ventures from ideation to revenues to accelerated growth. 5+years with J.P. Morgan in the Investment Banking Research Group, focused on Telecom, Media and Technology. 5+ years with Times of India Group, Corporate Strategy and Internet teams focused on new ventures across media verticals.
Deepak is a seasoned professional in the Entertainment Industry with hands on experience across Digital Platforms, including Telecom, VAS, OEMs and Music and Film Licensing across Television and Digital Platforms.
18 years of experience in the FMCG industry and Entertainment and Music Industry in the field of Sales, Distribution, Licensing, Marketing, Business Development, Corporate/Institutional selling. Having worked with major media groups like EROS International & Sony Music Entertainment heading the digital music business.
Rohit Sobti is an Entrepreneur & Business leader in entertainment and licensing industry. He has been a team leader with 18 years of experience in entertainment industry in developing new businesses, exploiting the intellectual property and brand extension.
Previously, he served as Vice President - Licensing and Merchandising at Yash Raj Films(YRF). In this role, he incubated new business of merchandise with Global best practices and processes, fashion label - Diva'ni, Mobile Gaming, Consumer Products ,E-Commerce, and experience Business for YRF; he had been Intrapreneur to exploit the IP Rights of YRF and specialist in setting up new businesses and taking the existing ones to new heights.
Radhika has a postgraduate management degree, with specialization in Finance. She is a professional dancer, a professional French tutor and is also a keen photographer. At Idyabooster, she works towards finding good creative projects to invest in and work through the investments to make them happen.
13+ years of experience in Accounting and Transaction Structuring, Risk Consulting and Corporate Advisory. Actively works with early stage Companies and is an angel stage investor. 3+ years with Ernst & Young in Assurance Division, 8+ years with JPMorgan and Colliers International focusing on Investment Banking, 2+ years as a Director with Unicus Advisors advising mid-size companies on Accounting and Corporate Advisory.
Has 15+ years of experience in designing, art visualization, technology, digital MARKETING and portal management. Co-founder of 3 Bollywood focused entertainment portals: glamsham.com, bollywoodtrade.com and mumbaitheatreguide.com. Director at Fifth Quarter Infomedia Pvt Ltd, a designing and technology company, providing turnkey technology solutions for individuals and enterprises including technology architecture consulting, building and managing technology platforms and user interface designing.
A Production Engineer from Mumbai has around 17 years of experience in the fields on Information Technology, Media & Entertainment industry and Digital marketing. As a Director of Fifth Quarter Quarter Infomedia Pvt. Ltd, he has successfully designed and implemented various application and tools in various areas viz. – Project & DOCUMENT MANAGEMENT, HR, Finance, Online Retail. With passion for entertainment & performing arts, he co-founded glamsham.com, bollywoodtrade.com and MumbaiTheatreGuide.com - India’s only portal dedicated to performing Arts.