Himanshu Mody appointed as Group Corporate Director of BCCL
Mody was previously Head of Finance & Strategy at Essel Group
Bennett Coleman & Co. Ltd (BCCL) has appointed former Essel Group Head of Finance & Strategy, Himanshu Mody as Group Corporate Director, according to reports. In his new role Mody will be responsible for Capital Allocation & Fund Management. He will also be tasked with providing oversight to shareholders on matters of Corporate Governance, Legal & Tax efficiencies and related financial aspects of existing & new businesses, besides overseeing legal & structural requirement of investments & Trust.
Mody will be based in BCCL’s CST Mumbai office and will report to the Shareholder Group & work closely with the CEOs of group business entities.
Mody had stepped down as Head of Finance & Strategy at Essel Group in November last year.
With over two decades of experience, Mody is known for having successfully led Finance and Strategic initiatives for the entire Essel Group, including Fund Raising, Private Equity, Divestment, Resource Allocation, Risk Management & M&A across the business. Mody was instrumental in the launch of the group's multiplex & lifestyle brand, Fun Republic and drove the company's venture into the sports industry with India’s first private cricket league – ICL (Indian Cricket League). Mody was also responsible for the acquisition of Ten Sports in 2006 and its subsequent sale to Sony Pictures Networks.
Mody has a Bachelor’s in Business Administration, from Huron University, and a Master of Science in Finance from the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow.For more updates, be socially connected with us on
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