Jawahar Goel Chairman & Managing Director, Dish TV India Ltd.
Mr. Jawahar Goel has led Dish TV as its Managing Director since January 6, 2007 and has been actively involved in the creation and expansion of the Essel Group of Industries. Mr. Jawahar Goel is a visionary entrepreneur and a key architect in creation and expansion of Essel Group of Companies. He has strong business acumen and is a true `karmyogi'. He is successfully managing various business of Essel Group. A prophet in pioneering the Direct to Home (DTH) services in India he has been instrumental in establishing Dish TV as a prominent brand with India's most modern and advanced technological infrastructure.
Mr. Goel led the initiatives of the Indian Broadcasting Foundation (IBF) as its president for four consecutive years from September '06 to September '10 and continues to be its active Board member. He is also on the Board of various committees and task forces set up by Ministry of Information & Broadcasting (MIB), Government of India, and continues to address several critical matters related to the industry. He is a prime architect in establishing India's most modern and advanced technological infrastructure for the implementation of Conditional Access System (CAS) and Direct To Home (DTH) services through Head-end in the Sky (HITS) which is poised to bring about a revolution in the distribution of various entertainment and electronic media products in India in the ensuing months benefitting consumers (TV viewers) enormously.
In 1987 he along with his brothers set up Essel World which is the most popular and famous world class Amusement Park in India.
Mr. Goel has also been the pioneer of launching DTH services in India and instrumental in establishing Dish TV as a prominent brand in India. He is Managing Director of Dish TV, the largest DTH company in the country.