Kulmeet Makkar has joined Reliance ADAG as CEO for its new Music and Home Entertainment division. He assumed his new role from May 2007. Prior to this appointment, he was with Saregama’s music business for the last 18 years, as CEO.
Rajesh Sawhney, President, Reliance Entertainment, said, “We are happy to welcome Kulmeet to the Reliance ADAG family. The entertainment space is poised for a cataclysmic change in the next decade, and Kulmeet will play an active role to spearhead this movement for the group.”
In his new role, Makkar will be responsible to set up content acquisition and exploitation business of not only Indian languages, but also international content in music and home entertainment, with a strong presence in physical and digital space across India and the overseas markets.
During his career with Saregama, Makkar handled key responsibilities and created successful turn around for the company during 2002-03.