Siddharth Roy Kapur

Disney India names new chief in reshuffle

The Walt Disney Company India has a new chief, a move that comes after the exit of former managing director Siddharth Roy Kapur. Abhishek Maheshwari, who has been with the Mouse House since 2012, will now lead all Disney businesses in India. He will report to Mahesh Samat, who recently returned to Disney after four […]

Ronnie Screwvala exiting Disney India

The Walt Disney Company India is saying goodbye to its managing director Ronnie Screwvala. Siddharth Roy Kapur, currently Screwvala’s number two, is to replace the outgoing MD on January 1, 2014. Screwvala will remain with the business until June to assist with the handover. He will leave seven years after Disney first invested in his […]