Akash Tyagi

Leading Product Management for OTT, Digital TV for one of world's largest Pay TV business. Ex-Adobe, TSYS, Fiserv.

Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India

Summary
Strategy Implementation BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT Product Management
Internet Enthusiast, passionate about Online video landscape and Digital Transformation in TV Industry. Blockchain in Media, Content partnerships and Lean Product Management.

Goal: Learn new technologies - Understand new cultures - Build businesses - Support entrepreneurs - Be a good son, husband, friend and above all a good Human Being!

Experience in developing mobile first internet products for Media vertical spanning from OTT (over the top) video on demand and live streaming video using cutting edge technologies and highly leveraged cloud Infrastructure.
Involved in strategy, product roadmap development, Solution architecture, product management and go to market.


Specialties: Business Leadership, Partnership Development, Digital Video Product Management, Solution architecture, Product Engineering, OTT video products,  , Video on demand Product Management, Digital Media Solutions, Online Marketing, Business Strategy, Business Development, Consumer analysis, Pre-sales, Industry Strategy, Business Consulting, Digital Analytics, Data Management Platform, Audience Driven Marketing, Dynamic Ad technologies, Personalisation solutions.
Experience

Head Of Strategy- OTT and Digital at DishTV

Dec 2017 - Present

Member of the Strategic Leadership team responsible for driving Digital transformation initiatives including OTT/TVE, Connected boxes, and more. My key responsibility is to launch and grow OTT product portfolio and work with Executive Leadership on Strategic investments and partnerships in domestic and international markets. Key areas of work- 1. Setting up OTT Business. 2. Defining and managing Product roadmap. 3. Working with Content creators and Channel partners for Digital Content. 4. Setting up Global Content and Distribution Partnerships. 5. Defining the growth model for new services

Industry Strategy Specialist- Media & Entertainment at Adobe

Sep 2016 - Dec 2017

Led the growth of Adobe Experience Cloud solutions for Media and Entertainment industry in APAC region. As an Industry Specialist, my responsibilities include driving Adobe Experience Cloud adoption in APAC market, Marketing and Sales enablement for Primetime, Adobe Analytics Cloud, Data Management Platform, Advertisement and Personalisation Solutions. Key Engagements- Viacom Voot, Zee5, Bloomberg Quint, Malayala Manorama, Hotstar

Assistant Vice President- Video Solutions at TO THE NEW

Dec 2012 - Sep 2016

Founded the product and responsible for overall Product strategy, development and business growth of "VideoReady"‚Äč suite of OTT and TV Everywhere products. - Set up a team of PMs, UX engineers, Developers and Data Scientists to develop the next generation Pay TV and OTT Video solutions for Media and Entertainment, Education and Telco industry. - Developed ecosystem partnerships with large OEMs. - Orchestrated Global sales for Various Products for 6 major OTT services. Key Engagements- Sony LIV, Viacom Voot, Lightbox, Tata Sky, #Fame, Astro Digital, Spice Digital

Various Product roles at HT Media, TSYS Inc, Grapecity, Fiserv

Jun 2007 - Jul 2011

Education

Digital Product Management at University of Virginia Darden School of Business

Dec 2016 - Nov 2017

M.B.A at Asian Institute of Management Manila

Aug 2011 - Nov 2012

B.Tech at College of Engineering Roorkee

Jul 2003 - Apr 2007