“Red Chillies has consistently pushed boundaries across the spectrum, creating and producing entertaining content and engaging audiences worldwide through a vast variety of different platforms. Our mission is and will always be to deliver world-class, ground-breaking stories through quality, innovation, and detail, that touch lives across the globe.”
Mr. Venky Mysore has been the CEO of Red Chillies Entertainment Pvt. Ltd. since 2013, and the CEO and Managing Director of Knight Riders since 2010. In his capacity at the helm, he not only leads the Kolkata Knight Riders, but also oversees their newly acquired franchise in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL), the Trinbago Knight Riders (TKR).
He has seen immense success in a career spanning 25 years in financial services. He was the Country Head (India) of Sun Life Financial, prior to which he was the CEO & Managing Director of MetLife India. He was responsible for the launch for MetLife’s India venture.
Mr. Mysore also served as the Chairman of the American Chamber of Commerce’s Bangalore Chapter from 2002 to 2003, where he worked closely with regulators to shape insurance regulations in the country. Furthermore, he is a current member of the Mumbai Chapter of the Young Presidents Organization (YPO).
He has an MBA in Marketing & Finance, and a BA from the University of Madras. An ardent fan of cricket since childhood, he professionally represented the University of Madras in the sport, and since 2010 has expressed his passion for it through skilful management of the global Knight Riders franchise.
At Red Chillies Entertainment, we nurture an environment of mutual respect and integrity. Every member of this family is encouraged to innovate, and supported to deliver work to the best of their potential.
We are a team of professionals committed to innovate processes that facilitates continuous learning and elevates the quality of both individual & organisational results.