Eros International has announced the appointment of Shikha Kapur as chief operating officer for its Studios division.
She was previously CMO and business head, Fox Star Studios.
As COO, Kapur will be responsible for leading the growth of the Studio Business at Eros. She will be responsible for feature films, web-originals, and other content in India along with managing marketing and revenues for the film slate. She will also lead talent and partner relationships.
Pradeep Dwivedi, CEO - India, Eros International Media, said, "Shikha has a leadership track record of bringing marketing innovation and business understanding that we believe is critical to lead our studios business. Her vast experience and enviable track record will benefit in driving the company's goals. I look forward to working closely with her in her new role as COO and wish her all the best."
Ridhima Lulla, chief content officer, Eros Group, added, "Shikha has the perfect blend of diligence and passion, and I welcome her to the Eros International family as she joins us in the new growth phase."
Kapur said, “I am excited for the new journey ahead of me. The entertainment business is going through a radical transformation and I am looking forward to collaborating with the exceptional leadership team at Eros and leading the vision for a new era in storytelling. Together we envision to deliver a global entertainment brand immersed in creativity, powerful storytelling and innovation.”