Hotstar appoints Cleartrip’s Sudhir Mantena as VP of growth
MUMBAI: Star India-owned Hotstar has appointed Sudhir Mantena as VP of growth. Mantena joined Hotstar in May. Prior to his appointment at Hotstar, Mantena was working at Cleartrip.com as Director Product Management.
Mantena had a four and half year stint at Cleartrip as director product management. Prior to Cleartrip, he worked as a Business Coach at Startup Weekend for 6 months and as a Mentor at The Founder Institute for 7 months where he used to advice startups on product strategy.
He holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Annamalai University and Masters degree in Computer Engineering from Syracuse University.
On his LinkedIn profile, Mantena describes himself as a Product Management professional with expertise in building consumer internet products across desktop and mobile apps. Also adept at identifying growth opportunities using mechanisms such as customer acquisition, retention, engagement, spend and revenue optimisation.