Indian digital media and entertainment company Pocket Aces has appointed Vidyuth Bhandary as Vice President, Content Production & Design, who will be responsible for scaling up the company’s in-house production and post production capabilities.
Pocket Aces is one of the largest creators of digital video content in India, producing digital content across its five channels – FilterCopy, Dice Media, Gobble, Nutshell and Jambo.
Bhandary, who comes with two decades of experience in content ecosystem with stints in the OTT, Television Broadcasting, Television Production, Radio and Advertising sectors, was heading business operations and commercials at MX Player.
At Pocket Aces, he will oversee a diverse set of teams which will include in-house producers, editors, cinematographers, sound designers, and graphic designers.
Bhandary said that he was looking forward to “working with the young, talented, and energetic team of Pocket Aces and help steer the company towards an accelerated growth trajectory”.
“We are very excited to have a seasoned media professional like Vidyuth join our growing team, and together we look forward to scaling Pocket Aces’ content output. This year, we are aiming to create 15 long form fiction and non-fiction series and over 1000 short form content pieces; Vidyuth’s experience will be instrumental in building and training teams to create this volume of output in a sustainable and profitable manner,” said Ashwin Suresh, Co-Founder, Pocket Aces, while commenting on the appointment.