Rishi has helped MEDIA develop strategic entertainment, digital media, and global distributor relationships for its portfolio companies. He has developed programming, licensing, and multi-platform product engagements with companies like IFC (Rainbow Media Networks), AETN, Cablevision, Virgin Media, and Apple. Rishi brings MEDIA a unique expertise in TV, Cable/Satellite Operations, and defining VOD packages for global markets. He is currently President & COO of Saavn, focused on growing the company's distribution, programming, and strategic entertainment initiatives.
Rishi brings over 10 years experience in digital media and served as VP of Multiplatform Program Marketing for Home Box Office Inc (HBO). He was responsible for driving multi-platform programming development, launching new SVOD/HD product offerings, and developing cross-platform marketing for many of HBO's programming franchises. He was also responsible for overseeing product management and marketing for HBO On Demand, Cinemax On Demand and iTV initiatives. He delivered industry-leading original VOD content for HBO's Big Love, The Wire, Def Comedy Jam, and many HBO Sports franchises.
Stephanie Mehta is Executive Editor of FORTUNE, overseeing technology, international and Washington coverage for Fortune. She also helps set the overall editorial direction for the magazine. She serves as co-chair of two of Fortune’s live events, Brainstorm Tech and the Most Powerful Women Summit, an annual gathering
of powerful women in business, politics and culture.