disney star: Disney Star’s head of sports sales resigns

Ambarish Bandyopadhyay, the pinnacle of sports activities gross sales at Disney Star, has put in his papers at a time when the corporate is locked in a tricky battle with Viacom18 over Indian Premier League (IPL) ad revenues. Final yr, Bandyopadhyay was elevated to move of sports activities gross sales. He spent over 4 years on the firm. Vaibhav Goyal, who’s senior VP, ad gross sales at Star Sports activities, can be believed to have give up.

By the way, he was elevated to his present function in November 2021. “Ambarish Bandyopadhyay has give up Disney Star as ad gross sales head for sports activities. Aside from him, Vaibhav Goyal has additionally determined to go away,” a supply aware of the event instructed ET.

“There’s a number of stress on the ad gross sales workforce this yr to attain IPL ad income targets underneath a really difficult state of affairs,” he added. About 3-4 mid-level ad gross sales executives from sports activities gross sales workforce are believed to have put in papers, folks with information of the matter stated.