Anil is a digital media executive and investor, responsible over the past 14 years for major corporate innovation and startup investment programmes in large media companies such as International Data Group, Google and Modern Times Group (MTG). He worked on deals such as Shazam, Lionhead (sold to Microsoft), Sourcing Waze, FON, DotMobi (sold to Affilias) & Ubiquisys (sold to Cisco).  At Google EMEA, Anil ran Corporate Development,  which included launching Hangouts and Google Compare, completing over $450m deals and pioneering Google Campus. Anil was most recently VP for Ventures & Digital Chief Investment Officer for MTG, the leading TV broadcaster in the Nordics and CEE.


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