Avnindra Mohan

Avnindra Mohan, 55, is working as President in Essel Group ( Zee Network). He is handling all the legal & regulatory affairs of the Group, which inter-alia include Broadcasting ( various Zee Channels), Direct – to- Home (DTH) Services – Dish TV, Cable Distribution – Siti Cable Network Limited etc. In a career spanning over 34 years, he has served with various reputed companies and multi-national organizations. An alumni of IIM-Kozhikode, Mr. Mohan is a Chartered Accountant (FCA), Law Graduate (LLB), PGDBM & Chartered Financial Analyst. He is actively interacting with various Trade bodies, Associations such as FICCI, ASSOCHAM, etc., Regulatory Authorities (TRAI) & Ministries viz. Ministry of Information & Broadcasting, Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Commerce (DIPP) on various industry-related issues such as Content Piracy, Treaties, IPRs, Copyrights, Content Code for Broadcasters, International Taxation, etc. He has been representing Indian Broadcasting Federation (IBF) in the discussions relating to WIPO & WTO treaties for Broadcasting Sector. He has been a member of various task force and committees constituted by Ministry of Information & Broadcasting, Govt. of India for implementation of Digital Addressable Systems (DAS), Broadcasting Bill, Content Code etc.