Siddharth Jain is senior vice president and managing director, South Asia for Turner India. Based in Mumbai, Jain spearheads the region’s operations overseeing all programming; network and content development; advertising and distribution sales; and marketing and promotion of Turner’s wide portfolio of global brands and networks across English-language news, kids and English entertainment genres. This includes CNN International, Cartoon Network, POGO, Toonami, HBO, and WB.
In South Asia, Jain leads a team of over 150 employees spread between three locations. He manages Turner’s key partnerships in India and is on the board of directors of the Indian Broadcasting Foundation (IBF). He is also He is also a member of FICCI-Media & Entertainment Committee and a member of the CII Media Committee.
Turner, a Time Warner company, creates and programs branded news; entertainment; kids and young adult; and sports media environments on television and other platforms for consumers around the world.