Balaji Telefilms has announced the appointment of Nachiket Pantvaidya as group chief executive officer.
Pantvaidya rejoins the company after a stint with Asianet News Media and Entertainment, where he was managing director.
Prior to joining Asianet, Pantvaidya was group COO, Balaji Telefilms and CEO at ALTBalaji.
Shobha Kapoor, managing director, Balaji Telefilms, said, "We have an excellent camaraderie with Nachiket, and we welcome him back into the family. His proven track record of groundbreaking work is sure to continue in his second stint with us as well. I wish him all the best for this new beginning."
Ekta Kapoor, joint managing director, Balaji Telefilms, added, "Nachiket is an experienced professional and I look forward to once again teaming up with him and doing stellar work. On the growth of the overall group."
Pantvaidya said, "It's a homecoming for me with Ekta and team, however with a larger mandate now. I am looking forward to planning a roadmap for further accelerated growth of Balaji Telefilms group."
In a career spanning more than 20 years Pantvaidya has had stints with Star, Sony, Disney, and BBC, among others.
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