Ajit Mohan of Star India will be joining Facebook India as the new Managing Director and Vice President in early 2019. Mohan was among the many top executives who had been approached by the social media and networking service company.
This is a new arrangement for FB India where the senior executive will report to the US Global Headquarters and not to the Asia-Pacific one. Mohan will be overseeing strategies employed in the country, aligning of teams and driving FB’s investments here.
Ajit Mohan joins Facebook from Hotstar, Star India, where he was CEO. He had helped to build and launch Hotstar as one of the premium video streaming platforms.