Manoj Mathew | Territory Head – (MENAPT)
Zee Network | United Arab Emirates

Manoj Mathew, Territory Head – (MENAPT), Zee Network

Manoj Abraham Mathew, Territory Head – (Middle East, North Africa, Pakistan and Turkey), Zee Network

Manoj A Mathew is the Territory Head at Zee Network (MENAPT). In his current role he leads the product, distribution and revenues of over a dozen pay channels in the region, 2 FTA Arabic channels and a Hindi radio station.  He has over 20 years experience in the media, marketing and advertising business of which 13 are in international markets which include Middle East, North Africa and Europe. Manoj was also one of the main architects for the launch of the Zee Network’s Arabic initiative with its movie channel Zee Aflam; its general entertainment channel Zee Alwan; its Arabic language content production and of its radio business in the UAE.

He enjoys being responsible for both product and revenue side of the business, fusing content & technology, launching new products and making them commercially successful. Extensive knowledge and experience in content creation, sales, digital, distribution, and licensing. A start up specialist, he has extensive experience in project and investment appraisal, new investments, alliances, partnerships and restructuring. He constantly endeavors to fuse holistic business processes with the bottom line. Passionate about philosophy, movies and everything whisky especially single malts. He is also an avid traveler, food & beverage critique and a blogger.


Telecoms World ME day 2 @ 14:20

Changing channels: exploring the expanding TV market in the Middle East and North Africa

  • Understanding the growth of pay-TV in the Middle East and North Africa
  • Driving the adoption of pay-TV with IPTV satellite
  • Tripling online video revenues by 2020
  • Improving the up-take of SVOD with national governmental broadband plans
last published: 20/Aug/19 15:15 GMT

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