Nachiket Pantvaidya

CEO, ALTBalaji and Group COO,
Balaji Telefilms

"Hope is not a strategy."


EX: Biggest milestone in your life.
HIM: My biggest milestone was when I became a father 7 years ago.

EX: Book(s) that have influenced your life.
HIM: ‘Cuckold’ by Kiran Nagarkar, ‘Fermat’s Last Theorem’ by Simon Singh and Parva by S.L. Bhyrappa.

EX: An unusual app on your smartphone.
HIM: iTanpura.

EXThe next product on your tech-wishlist.
HIM: Amazon’s Alexa.

EX: 3 habits you think are most important in order to be an effective leader.
HIM: 1. Inspire your team but manage your stakeholders.
2. Focus on the bigger picture.
3. Get a life.

EX: The best tech innovation according to you.
HIM: The light bulb.

EXYour ideas and views on sustainable technology
HIM: We need to preserve the balance of nature at all costs.

EX: Your upcoming career goals
HIM: To create quality Indian content that has a global appeal.