Pradip Thakker appointed as head of Amazon Prime Video Direct IN
MUMBAI: Amazon India has appointed Pradip Thakker as the head of Amazon Prime Video Direct IN. Before joining Amazon Prime Video, Thakker worked with Viacom18 Digital Ventures as associate vice president – content and marketing.
Thakker has also worked with The Walt Disney Company for around six years. He has over 15 years of experience and has worked with media companies such as Star India, Turner Broadcasting, Filmy – Sahara One, Zoom and Synovate in the past.
He started his career in quantitative research and continued to stay firmly rooted in data-driven & consumer-oriented approach to business. He has been part of multiple projects such as – Voot Kids (Kids OTT platform at Viacom18), Warner Bros channel (English movie channel from Turner), Zoom (Lifestyle entertainment channel by Times Group), FILMY (Hindi movie channel by Sahara) and so on.