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Kevin Pereira quits as Walt Disney’s distribution head

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Kevin Pereira quits as Walt Disney’s distribution head

Kevin Pereira, Head of Distribution, Walt Disney Television International (India), has put in his papers. At Walt Disney, Pereira was reporting to Antoine Villeneuve, Senior VP and MD.

According to sources, Pereira decided to quit the organistion citing some personal reasons. A source said, “Pereira is taking a break as his son will be going to Hong Kong for training, and also his wife has not been keeping well. So, we believe that he wants to attend to his family at this point of time.”

Pereira has 21 years’ experience of which 10 years were in media. Prior to joining Walt Disney, Pereira was associated with United Home Entertainment Ltd, Hungama TV, for three years as Senior VP Distributions and Operations. He was also worked with ESPN-STAR Sports as Regional Manager, West, and Venture Infotech, an IT firm.

His next destination couldn’t be ascertained at the time of filing this report, nor was there any official announcement on his replacement at Walt Disney.


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