President & General Counsel - Legal & Regulatory Affairs,
Star India Pvt Ltd
Deepak Jacob is currently the President and General Counsel of Star India, which is one of India’s largest Multinational Television Broadcasting companies. Star India is a wholly owned subsidiary of 21st Century Fox and has multiple business units such as TV, Film Studio, Sports, Sports Leagues, and Digital. Star currently broadcasts over 40 channels in 8 languages across India and over 100 countries worldwide. His role at Star is unique since it encompasses not just the legal and compliance functions but also the regulatory, government affairs and public policy functions thus covering the entire gamut of the risk landscape.