HONG KONG — Disney-ABC Intl. Television (Asia Pacific) has appointed Swati Shetty as director, India, responsible for Disney’s TV distribution business across all platforms in India.
She replaces Amit Malhotra who was promoted last month to regional sales director, pan-Asia, India and Singapore. Shetty will be based in Mumbai and report to Malhotra in Hong Kong as well as the m.d. for Walt Disney Co. (India), overseen by Andy Bird, president of Walt Disney Intl.
Shetty joins from her post as associate director of advertising sales at Disney Channel India.