The Walt Disney Company India started operations in July 2004 with its head office located in Mumbai and has significantly expanded its footprint in February 2012 after acquiring a controlling stake in UTV, one of India's premier media and entertainment companies. Disney India's combined assets make it one of the leading film studios and film distributors in India, one of the largest TV networks with eight popular channels targeting kids, youth and families, a leading player in the digital, interactive and games segment while it continues to be a prominent player in the consumer products space.
ESPN, Inc. the world's leading multinational, multimedia sports entertainment company is an indirect subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company. In India, ESPN is located in Bangalore and Mumbai and operates online and mobile sites such as ESPNfc.com, ESPNCricinfo.com, ESPNScrum.com, ESPNF1.com.
Building around our core brands – Disney, Marvel, UTV, bindass & ESPN – the organization is dedicated to developing and distributing the best in branded entertainment for Indian consumers across all age groups through films, broadcasting, digital and consumer products. The expanded portfolio of brands and franchises represents a vast range of opportunities in a number of established businesses such as: Products and Licensing, Publishing, Movies, Television, Technology / Digital Media, Gaming, etc.
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The UTV group operated a studio, broadcast network of TV Channels, a full-fledged TV production arm, interactive and games content businesses, all of which allow for synergy across in terms of content development, communication and thought leadership. This also creates exciting opportunities for employees to move across businesses in order to broaden their experience and enrich their career.