Ignitee Digital Solutions has appointed Anand Yalvigi as President of ‘Ignitee Sports’. With around 10 years of experience, Yalvigi has successfully launched and set up three sports management companies and in his new role, he will focus and promote the various niche premium sports properties with both offline and online manifestations.
Yalvigi is a veteran cricketer having represented three states in Ranji Trophy. His expertise lies in handling the business of sports management.
Speaking on the occasion Yalvigi said, “I am glad to join Ignitee Sports and work with the management at Ignitee once again.After having successfully launched sports management agencies, I am looking forward to an entrepreneurial role with Ignitee Sports.”
Shankar B, COO, Ignitee Digital Solutions, said, “We are extremely delighted with Anand’s appointment and extend a warm welcome and greet him into the Ignitee family. We look forward to a great association with Anand in future.”
In 2010, Yalvigi had put together the Kochi IPL team, built brand Maxx Mobile with IPL Maxxmobie strategic timeout sponsorship. Apart from this, Yalvigi has also conducted workshops and guest lectures on sports marketing at IIM Indore. Few of the brands that HE has worked with include IPL, Maxx Mobiles, Aroma mobiles, Anchor group, Panasonic, Emami, Zee, DNA, Visage Images, IGen, Birla Sunlife Insurance, Birla Mutual Fund, Headlines Today, Aaj Tak, Indian Cricket League and Cloud 9.
In addition, Yalvigi has worked with sportsmen like Rahul Dravid, Anil Kumble, Kapil Dev. M S Dhoni, Suresh Raina, Yuvraj Singh, Harbhajan Singh, and Virendra Sehwag.