A Professional with a passion to deliver excellence in customer expectations and consumer experiences across multiple categories. Experienced at building new businesses across verticals -Business Strategy, Leadership team development, Business Development, Marketing and Branding, Expertise includes Brand development and expansion through Licensing and Franchising. An MBA from NMIMS with an international EDP certification from the Northwestern University. Over 25 years experience with international brands like Disney, Mattel, Star TV and leading Indian brands like Esselworld, Pre-schools with Brainworks (a Kangaroo Kids associated company), Sanjeev Kapoor Restaurants.
Payal is a postgraduate in multimedia and graphics from Middlesex University, London with over 11 years of work experience in lndian and European markets. Till 2010, she was working as creative group head at a design consultancy in Mumbai where she handled brands like Fiat India, Tata, Amul, Colgate, Future Group, Parle, Raymonds, Kwality, Haagen Daz and General Mills. She will spearhead all Communication & Design initiatives at Lumos.
Rahul Merchant brings years of deep and wide experience in the Media & Entertainment Industry, carries a vast and varied experience of over 19 years across the media and entertainment industry, including television, Brands, feature films, and new media.