Mr. Nimish Raut
Head : Product Strategy & New Sports, Star Sports
Nimish Raut is presently with Star Sports. With just over 12 years of experience within the sports industry, Nimish has had the liberty to work on league structure based sports marketing to innovative conceptual marketing at Red Bull. After working with various leagues in India, SA and UK and heading the Sports & Events marketing vertical at Red Bull where he has been major force driver to get global properties such as the Formula One Show Car Run and the Red Bull Campus Cricket World Finals to India.
He also takes pride in home grown events such as Red Bull Jod Ke Tod and Red Bull Kite Fight which he and his team put together as the next steps towards local marketing strategy for Red Bull.
At StarSports product team, he provides direction for new sporting ventures focusing on future trends such as E-Sports, Kho-Kho , Basketball etc. He was a major driver for the popular TV Kabaddi show KBD Juniors focusing on kids and the Kehlo India School Games.