SANTA CLARA CONVENTION CENTER
MAY 4-5, 2018

THE WORLD’S LARGEST
ENTREPRENEURSHIP CONFERENCE

Imagination AI

HIREN GADA

CEO, Shemaroo Entertainment Ltd.

FIRESIDE CHAT, WORDS OF WISDOM

Hiren Gada is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Chief Financial Officer at Shemaroo Entertainment Ltd. He is responsible for devising the overall strategy for the firm. In the past few years, Hiren has directed the firm through a profitable growth phase and overlooks the operation of the firms’ core business which drives 70% of the firms’ revenues.

A finance veteran and as someone who has donned multiple hats he has spent close to 20 years in the organization. A graduate from Welingkar Institute of Management, Mumbai University, he joined the group in 2003. He has played an active role in the transformation of Shemaroo from a family-run business to a professionally run organization. He led the growth of company’s presence on the international front and was also instrumental in setting up new business areas which the company has now entered into.

Hiren is a media connoisseur and is a lead for industry knowledge as an expert. With a commitment to expand the development of the M&E sector, he is keenly associated with organizations such as ‘Indian Council of Impex for Films & TV Programmers’ and ‘The Film & Television Producer’s Guild of India Ltd’. He was the recipient of the ‘Hall of Fame’ Award from Welingkar Institute of Management in 2006.

He is an avid yoga practitioner and runs marathons regularly.