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Why Ronnie Screwvala exited Arre and what it means for the OTT segment

Thursday, April 28, 2016 | More »

Ronnie Screwvala, one of India’s best-known media entrepreneurs, has exited digital content platform Arré barely a year after announcing the venture as he feels the segment is in its infancy in India and over-the-top platforms have yet to figure out a viable business model. Screwvala, who set up ...


Co-founder B Saikumar acquires controlling stake in digital media startup Arré

Just ahead of the launch of digital media venture Arré, the company’s shareholding pattern has been realigned. B Saikumar, who co-founded Arré with his former colleague at Network18, Ajay Chacko, and media veteran Ronnie Screwvala, has taken a controlling stake in the firm, a company stateme...

12 February, 2016 | More »


How Arre is readying its content play

It’s no more about the ‘wow’ factor, rather ‘Arré’ is the new way of wooing Indian audiences online. Arré, the yet-to-be-launched digital media brand from the house of U Digital Content Pvt Ltd is gearing up for a big-bang launch by February next year. Set up by fou...

23 December, 2015 | More »

Network18 Appoints B Saikumar As Group CEO

B Saikumar (also known as Sai), COO of the Network18 Group, has been appointed the new chief executive officer (CEO) of the Rs 2,500 crore Indian digital media house Network18 Media & Investments. He will also join the boards of Viacom18 and Homeshop18. Saikumar will report to Raghav Bahl, found...

30 November, 2011 | More »