Chernin Group Elevates Rajesh Kamat to COO of Its Asian Investment Arm, CA Media
Rajesh Kamat has been promoted to chief operating officer of CA Media, the Asian investment arm of The Chernin Group. In the new role, Kamat is tasked with guiding the group’s existing investments in the Asia region, including India, as well as identifying new business opportunities in India and other emerging markets.
Kamat helped launch CA Media in India, which currently has stakes in the likes of digital-and-TV production company Endemol India, entertainment company Graphic India, and online influencer network Fluence.
Due to his promotion, Kamat will relocate to Singapore and will report to Hong Kong-based CA Media CEO Paul Aiello.
“Given what Rajesh has accomplished with CA Media in India, I am confident in his abilities to take on this expanded regional role for CA Media throughout Asia, we look forward to the contributions he will make,” said Aiello in a statement.
Peter Chernin, chairman of The Chernin Group, added: “As we move into our next phase of growth, it is critical to have a structure that supports our operations and continued expansion plans in Asia. Rajesh’s new expanded role in the region will help the group achieve this objective.”
Kamat will assume his new role in April.Tags: CA Media, Endemol India, Graphic India, Peter Chernin, Rajesh Kamat, The Chernin Group