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Broadcasters should remain out of BARC, suggests Uday Shankar

NEW DELHI: Former Disney and Star India boss Uday Shankar is not known to mince his words. In a conversation with Madison Group CEO Vikram Sakhuja during Madison’s annual ad report announcement, Shankar suggested that broadcasters should get out of the TV measurement system in the country under the...

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Uday Shankar-James Murdoch partnership is a homecoming one

MUMBAI: So Uday Shankar is getting his skin into a bigger game. After building Star India into a major player in the Indian market, the man is partnering with his former boss James Murdoch’s Lupa Systems for a new venture which would invest in Indian media and technology Indian start-ups, according...

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Uday Shankar unites with Lupa Systems’ James Murdoch for tech & media venture

Lupa Systems CEO James Murdoch and Uday Shankar, the former chairman and CEO of Star India and president of Walt Disney Asia Pacific, are forming a new venture to explore technology and media opportunities in emerging markets.

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Uday Shankar: The man who built Star India

31 December 2020. A chapter ended in the history of Disney Star India. According to public announcements by the mouse house, it was the last working day for chairman Uday Shankar at Star India, a company he steered – along with the Murdochs – into its arms over a decade.

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Uday Shankar gets appointed as FICCI president

Here’s another stripe he’s adding to the numerous ones he has got during his fascinating career. Disney Star India chairperson and Walt Disney Co Asia Pacific president  Uday Shankar will take over as FICCI president–elect for 2020-21

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