New Delhi, July 20: Punit Goenka, the Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer of Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited (ZEEL), has been ranked amongst the top 3 CEOs in Consumer Discretionary Space across Asia. The findings are based upon a sell-side research conducted by Institutional Investor Magazine. Also Read - Zee Entertainment Announces Launch of Zee Kushti Dangal in Association With Wrestling Federation of India (WFI)

Punit Goenka, in the past year, was honoured with the ‘Best CEO Award’ in media and entertainment category by Business Today. He was credited for the use of innovative strategies to increase the net income, apart from maximising the shareholders’ returns. Also Read - Chandra plans to divest up to 50% stake in Zee Entertainment

About Puneet Goenka:

Punit Goenka, a young and dynamic professional with a strong entrepreneurial background, started his career with Essel Group, a vibrant conglomerate with diversified business interests in media & entertainment, infrastructure, and other leading sectors. Being the Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer of Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited, Punit has been extremely successful in enhancing the company’s performance and in driving the company towards its set goals.

Under his leadership, ZEE has achieved scores of milestones and prestigious awards, elevating the brand to a global cadre. Dun & Bradstreet Corporate Award 2015, IMC Fusion Award 2013 for Excellence in Media, Businessworld Infocom ICT Award 2012 are some of the many such awards bagged by ZEEL during Punit’s tenure. His futuristic vision and sharp acumen in the new media domain, has led the company to a global stature today. Punit is also responsible for expanding the company’s international presence across 171 countries, and its reach to over 1 billion viewers.