Reliance Entertainment & Digital biz head Kushal Sanghvi quits

3 Mar, 2016

Kushal Sanghvi, business head of Reliance Entertainment & Digital, a part of Reliance ADAG, has put in his papers.

Reliance Entertainment & Digital is the digital entertainment arm of Reliance ADAG. Sanghvi had joined Reliance ADAG in January 2014, and has founded digital agencies World Wide Open, Span Digital and Spider Digital.

Advertising Age India first reported the development with confirmation from Sanghvi himself.

Emails sent to Reliance ADAG and Sanghvi did not receive a response at the time of writing this report.

Sanghvi was earlier managing director of Havas Digital – South Asia. He was head of business intelligence at Reliance ADAG from 2006 to 2008. Prior to that, he has worked with Adlabs Films, Times Group, Indian Express Group, Rediff.com, and Harvest Media.

Sanghvi is an alumnus of Narsee Monjee Institute Management Science, where he completed his MBA in marketing.

Recently, Anil Ambani-led Reliance Group has come in as a partner in a new global media entertainment joint venture with ace Hollywood director Steven Spielberg, Jeff Skoll's Participant Media and LSE-listed Entertainment One.

Christened Amblin Partners, the JV will create content using the Amblin, DreamWorks Pictures and participant brands and leverage the network for distribution.