ZEE Entertainment Enterprises (ZEE) announced the appointment of Amrit Thomas as Chief Data Officer to enhance its capabilities in data analytics for decision making.
Amrit Thomas will report to Nitin Mittal, President – Technology & Data, ZEE and will be based out of the Technology & Innovation Centre in Bengaluru.
In his previous stint, Amrit was the CEO, Strategic Advisor, and Investor for a retail tech start-up. He was also associated with Diageo for 13 years, where he was responsible for the digital and marketing transformation of the organization.
His previous stints include Hindustan Unilever, where he led the western region personal product sales team and later, the beverages business of the company. He spearheaded a direct-to-consumer start-up venture setting up and scaling phone-commerce home delivery service.
Amrit has completed his Post Graduate Certification in Artificial Intelligence from the University of Bath – UK, and is an alumnus of Harvard Business School, Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore and Indian Institute of Technology, Madras.