our Story

The Distribution arm of Sony Pictures Networks India offers a complete ‘Entertainment’ package to over 156 million homes across 8,000 towns in India. Spanning across genres from General Entertainment, Sports, Movies, Infotainment, Regional and Kids. It distributes channels including Sony Entertainment Television and Sony Entertainment Television HD, one of India’s leading Hindi general entertainment television channels. Sony MAX, India’s premium Hindi movies and special events channel; Sony MAX 2, another Hindi movie channel showcasing great Indian Cinema; Sony MAX HD, a high definition Hindi movie channel airing premium quality films; Sony WAH, the FTA channel for Hindi movies. Sony SAB and Sony SAB HD, the family-oriented Hindi comedy entertainment channels; Sony PAL, a genre leader in rural Hindi speaking markets (HSM) showcasing the best of Hindi general entertainment and Hindi movies from SPN’s content library. Sony PIX and Sony PIX HD, the English movie channels. Sony BBC Earth and Sony BBC Earth HD, the premium factual entertainment channels. Sony Marathi, the Marathi general entertainment channel. Sony AATH, the Bangla entertainment channel. Sony YAY!, the kids entertainment channel. Sports entertainment channels – Sony Sports TEN 1, Sony Sports TEN 1 HD, Sony Sports TEN 2, Sony Sports TEN 2 HD, Sony Sports TEN 3, Sony Sports TEN 3 HD, Sony Sports TEN 4, Sony Sports TEN 4 HD, Sony Sports TEN 5, Sony Sports TEN 5 HD. 

The Distribution division is known for setting the benchmarks in the industry for its market connect, customer service and on ground relationships. The company has crossed several milestones since its inception, thanks to its marquee collaborations and continuous enhancement of quality programming content. Driven by its commitment to foray into new ventures and the market goodwill it is formidably poised to take the big leap forward and impel explosive growth.

Behind these accolades is a great team with the right attitude and the motto to excel in everything we do.

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our Team

Rajesh Kaul

Chief Revenue Officer - Distribution,
International Sales
Business Head - Sports

Makarand Palekar

Head - Distribution Sales and Marketing

Subhadip Bhattacharyya

Zonal Head - Distribution Sales
(West, North & East)

Nageshwar Raju

Zonal Head - Distribution Sales
(South & Central)

Rohit Arora

Head - DTH Sales,

Sushil Singh

Head - SAARC, HCE & MIS,

Subhra Rath

Head - Distribution Planning
and Insights

Surananda Joshi

Head - Business Intelligence
Technical Services

Subhasri Prasad

Vice President - Marketing, Distribution

Anil Kumar RG

Regional Head - Distribution Sales
(North 1 & 2)

Sudipto Mitra

Regional Head - Distribution Sales

Sameer Kukreja

Regional Head - Distribution Sales

A K Ramakrishnan

Regional Head - Distribution Sales

Gururaja Rao

Principal Counsel - Distribution Business and Litigation, Legal and S&P

our Presence

The Distribution arm of Sony Pictures Networks India (SPNI) is the largest TV distribution entity in the country with a robust range of broadcasting media including entertainment, news, lifestyle, movies & more. Headquartered out of Mumbai & with regional offices in Bengaluru, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Indore & Kolkata; our mission is to ensure maximum reach & seamless support to all our partners. With this endeavor in mind, we are also constantly working on increasing our reach, so that we cover maximum geographies of the country.

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