Satyan Gajwani is Chairman of Times Bridge and Vice Chairman of Times Internet, India's largest digital company.
Times Internet is the digital arm of The Times of India Group, India's largest media company. With over 450 million monthly visitors and 63 billion page views across more than 40 digital businesses - in news, sports, music, real estate, jobs, utilities, personal finance local, and more – Times Internet is the largest digital company in India. Times Internet operates as a platform, enabling its business to run independently with independent leadership, while leveraging the collective reach and intelligence that Times Internet provides. Times Internet exists to inform, entertain, and enable hundreds of millions of Indians.
Satyan earned his Undergraduate and Master's degrees from Stanford University. He previously worked with Barclays Bank in New York, before joining The Times Group in 2008. Satyan also serves on the board of Bennett Coleman and Company, the parent company of the Times Group
EVP & India Country Head, Times Bridge
Viral Jani has been the driving force behind several challenging projects in Consumer Tech, Television Broadcasting, Digital, Social Media and Media Planning. Armed with more than 15 years of experience in media and technology, Viral plays a key role in spearheading Investment Operations at Times Bridge. He is based in Mumbai and oversees Bridge’s growing investment portfolio in India.
A post graduate in Communications Management, Media & Brand Management from MICA, in his previous avatar, Viral has led strategy, television and entertainment partnerships for Twitter across India and worked with key strategic partners across sectors to drive innovation and monetization.
Prior to Twitter, he was the Head of Strategy and Social Media for Times Television Network. Viral has also been associated with several other major media houses in India like NDTV, Disney, Viacom and Mindshare.
Vice President, Global Investments & Corporate
Rohan leads the Global Investments vertical at Times Bridge. He is passionate about all things tech and thrives on helping businesses which use technology to function more efficiently. He has a dual degree, B.S. in Computer Science (Engineering) and a B.A. in Economics from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. In the past he has worked at Microsoft and Global Citizen India.
Strategy & Investments
Abhinav leads Strategy for Times Bridge. He joined the firm in early 2019 and has since been deeply integrated with the business strategy, new investments, portfolio operations & corporate communications functions. Prior to working with Times Bridge, Abhinav has been associated with Unilever and an Indian Oil & Gas major (Bharat Petroleum Corp Ltd) in Brand Management & Sales roles. Abhinav holds a Master of Business Administration degree from the Indian Institute of Management, Indore with an international exchange experience at SKEMA Business School, France. He loves to write for independent blogs, extensively read, travel and follow Cricket & Formula 1.
Anuj comes with a diverse product experience from Industries like Telecom, Hospitality and Banking and joined the team in early 2022. He has worked across geographies and built scalable solutions during his previous stints. He is currently leading the product function for all portfolio companies and helps solve complex problems with tech solutions.
Anuj holds an MBA from the Management Development Institute, Gurgaon with international exchange exposure from SGH Warsaw School of Economics. He has a keen interest in new evolving tech, travel and financial markets.
Frazer leads Community & Partnerships for Smule at TimesBridge. He is passionate about all things community, creator, and content. Before this Frazer worked with TikTok India as India Community Manager to build and manage outbound creators.
Pritesh leads strategic partnerships across Times Bridge portfolio partners for their India immersion objectives. In his previous stints he has been instrumental in building and scaling content businesses around movies, music and podcasts on emerging media-tech platforms in post-4G era in India. Pritesh has been proactive in areas such as consumer insight mining, brand partnerships, and marketing strategy. He is always up for a chat around the world of cinema, consumer-tech, and behavioral psychology. He holds post-graduate degree in marketing with specialization in brand and media management from MICA, Ahmedabad.
Srishti leads the marketing efforts for Stocktwits and Business Insider at Times Bridge. With over 10 years of experience in launching brands and products in the Indian and APAC markets, she brings undeterred excitement and precise expertise in the strategy and execution of her campaigns.
Her past experience ranges from Automobiles, Consumer Electronics, FMCG and Fintech with 9 National and International campaign awards under her wing. She did her Post Graduate Diploma in Advertising and Marketing from Xavier Institute of Communications, Mumbai.
She is a trained hip hop dancer, likes to cook on weekends and can beat anyone at foosball single handedly.