Eros names Mirchandani CCO

Former UTV Motion Pictures executive starts November 1

NEW DELHI -- Leading Bollywood distributor and banner Eros International Media Private Ltd. announced Wednesday the appointment of Ram Mirchandani to the newly-created position of chief creative officer.

He assumes the position from November 1 based in Mumbai. He previously held the same position at UTV Motion Pictures, where he worked for seven years and was a key player of the banner's startup team.

Mirchandani will report to Eros - India Group CEO A. P. Parigi who said, “We at Eros are indeed delighted to welcome Ram Mirchandani to the leadership team at Eros India. His expertise in the area of entertainment, particularly filmed entertainment, will be an asset to the Eros brand.”

Mirchandani added, “For me this is a step in the right direction and I am proud and very excited to be part of an entertainment corporation that has such a rich heritage.”