Deep Mukherjee

CEO @ CII National Committee on Sports

Deep Mukherjee is with the corporate team at Star India and is Head of Sports Development.

He was part of the sports business at Star since it’s inception and contributed to the growth story by exploring new talent genres for live & studio content in sports; introducing regional language commentary; and expanding the portfolio of regional sports channels.

He established multi-sport, multilingual function on programming talent for live & studio content and led the project for launch of Star sports – Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Bangla.

In his current capacity at Star, he leads a strategic initiative on developing sports at grassroots level. He is the CEO of CII National Committee on sports, where he is working with respective ministries and the industry for shaping the sports ecosystem in the country.

Prior to joining Star, he has been part of HR Services industry where he co-founded Teamlease as India’s largest HR services firm. He kick started operations for Adecco in India and was the Country director for Kelly Services.

He is a graduate in computer science and MBA from University of Pune with over 20 years of diverse industry experience across IT, HR Services and Media. Deep is a TEDx speaker.