Mr. Rajesh Kamat is a Co-Founder & serves as Managing Director at Emerald Media. Listed as India's hottest 40 under 40 Business Leaders by Economic Times and Spencer Stuart, Rajesh was previously the COO of Peter Chernin's Asia focused private equity fund CA Media. Kamat had formerly launched Viacom18's popular Hindi GEC network COLORS, which became the leading channel in the country within 9 months. He served as COO of Viacom 18 Group and CEO of COLORS. Prior to COLORS, he launched Endemol India and served as its Managing Director. He has also served as SVP of Commercial & Business Planning at STAR India and held various marketing positions at Coca-Cola and MTV India. Kamat has also been named Impact Media Person of Year in 2009 and 'Outstanding Entrepreneurs of Asia Pacific for 2010. Rajesh is a Bachelor of Engineering and also holds a Master's in Business Administration.