Universal Music India has appointed Shantanu Gangane as the new Vice President of Marketing India & South Asia.
On Thursday, 13th December 2018, Shantanu Gangane was announced as the new Vice President of Marketing India & South Asia of Universal Music India. He would be reporting to Senior Vice President, Vinit Thakkar and his role would focus on the growth of international and domestic content uptake while closely working with brands and partners.
We are at a very interesting time in the music business which is being driven by creativity and innovations at all levels. Shantanu will be a great addition to the management team at Universal Music India & South Asia with his diverse experience across media and entertainment businesses and his expertise across functions of Marketing & PR. – Vinit Thakkar, Senior Vice President, Universal Music India & South Asia
About Shantanu Gangane
Prior to joining Universal, Shantanu was with Vu Clip Inc. where he was the Head of Marketing for the OTT venture Viu India. Shantanu Gangane has advertising and media experience spanning 15 years with reputed brands like MTV, Nickelodeon, Radio City, FCB Ulka and Times Network.
This is an exciting growth phase of my career and I couldn’t be happier to join the leading music label Universal Music that is looking at India for a growth trajectory. And working with passionate industry experts, Devraj and Vinit is surely going to be a fulfilling and enriching experience. – Shantanu Gangane, Vice President, Marketing India & South Asia