Roopa Sharma, Former Netflix executive, has now joined Disney+ Hotstar as director, marketing. At her new job, she will focus on social media marketing for the streaming platform.
In a LinkedIn post, Sharma wrote, “After nearly five years, my journey at Netflix comes to a close. From being the first employee focussed on India to being part of a 150 person team, the journey was incredible. I’m grateful to have contributed to the India growth story and worked with some of the brightest minds in tech and entertainment but mostly to have been nurtured by leaders like Jessica Lee and Jonathan Friedland.”
“While I look upon my journey with utmost pride, I’m excited for my next play at Disney+ Hotstar. I’m happy to be part of a team that’s shaping how the next 100MM Indians watch television. On to the next rocketship,” she added.