Punit Goenka

DID THE HEAD HONCHOS AT The Walt Disney Company not read their own memo? That certainly appears to be the case considering how far beyond even the most aggressive projections was the winning bid made by Disney Star to ensure the ICC TV and digital rights to both men’s and women’s global cricket events for the next 4-year cycle were kept "in house". 

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Dec 22, 2021 08:12
MUMBAI: Sony Pictures Networks India Private Limited (SPNI) and Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd. (ZEEL) Wednesday announced that they have signed definitive agreements to merge ZEEL with and into SPNI and combine their linear networks, digital assets, production operations and program libraries. 
Nov 29, 2021 13:11
MUMBAI: Close on the heels of Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited managing director and CEO Punit Goenka declaring that Zee’s merger with Sony Pictures Networks India (SPN) is in the final stages, the Indian media major has made its first big play in international sports broadcasting post its sale of Ten Sports to Sony in 2017. 
Nov 24, 2021 14:11
NEW DELHI: Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited (ZEEL) managing director and CEO Punit Goenka on Tuesday said that the company’s merger with Sony Pictures Networks India (SPN) is in the final stages.  About 53% of the merged entity would be owned by Sony and the rest by Zee’s holders, according to the non-binding agreement signed in September.
Oct 14, 2021 19:10
MUMBAI: Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd (ZEE) MD and CEO Punit Goenka Thursday questioned its largest investor’s silence over the merger deal it had pitched in February with Reliance Industries Ltd-owned media entities, and its own lack of corporate governance while seeking to change the board of the company.
Oct 13, 2021 19:10
MUMBAI: After being outed as it by were by Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd's aggressive takedown of Invesco Developing Markets Fund's (ZEE's single largest investor) actions in the ongoing battle for control of the Indian media major, Reliance Industries has issued a statement clarifying its position.
Sep 24, 2021 10:09
MUMBAI: The board of directors of ZEE Entertainment Enterprises Limited present and voting in its board meeting held on 21st September, unanimously provided in-principle approval for the merger between Sony Pictures Networks India and ZEEL.  
Jan 31, 2019 12:01
MUMBAI: Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd (ZEEL) MD and CEO Punit Goenka has been elected as the new chairman of TV viewership measurement company, BARC India by the board at its meeting held on Tuesday.