BOARD
Keyur Patel
Chairman

Mr Keyur Patel is one of the most dynamic socio-spiritual visionaries in the digital realm. Over the past 15 years he has developed the strategy for and founded half a dozen media companies. He led the turnarounds for such brands as Inktomi and Maxtor, and incubated, hatched and ran a number of successful companies including Brience, Metrius, Webvibe, Fuse+Media, PSI and Fabrik.

He is a Chairman and founder of Fuse Global one of Asia’s leading multi-billion media and entertainment funds focussed on developing organizations that are focussed on innovation, technology, media and social change holistically. He is regarded as one of the foremost digital media innovators, and one of the pioneers in investing in media in emerging markets. He is also long time TV and Film investor in media industry and is investor of some of the largest tv companies such as NDTV Networks and IndiaTV.

Among his successes as a serial entrepreneur, at Maxtor, he led the creation of the company’s “OneTouch” product that has become a major staple in storage appliances for the consumer market and created a multi-billion consumer storage segment. Keyur has been an angel investor in several film and media projects and has executive produced Hollywood and Bollywood films over the past several years. Keyur is also author of the one of the best-selling book, “Digital Transformation”.

Keyur Patel is the Chairman of the Board of Directors of MyyTake Private Limited and Myy Sports Private Limited.

Bhaskar Pramanik
Board Member

Mr Bhaskar Pramanik is an accomplished management leader and professional from the Technology Industry. He has held National and Global Leadership positions in leading Multinational Technology Companies. He has worked in India, Singapore and US.

He retired as Chairman of Microsoft India in September 2017 after a successful 45 years career in the technology industry. Prior to this he was the Managing Director of Oracle Corporation and Sun Microsystems in India. He was also the Global VP for Commercial Systems at Sun Microsystems Inc based out of Menlo Park, CA.

He is currently an Independent Board member of the State Bank of India, Sankhya Infotech Ltd, and TCNS clothing Co Ltd. He is also on the advisory board of a number of other companies and organizations.

His major interests are in areas of Culture and Strategy; Leadership and Organization Excellence; Corporate Governance, Diversity and Inclusion; Innovation and Transformation, Performing and Transforming; Social Inclusion and Advanced Technologies and their future social and economic impact.

Bhaskar serves as a Board Member of MyyTake Private Limited and Myy Sports Private Limited.

Mukesh Butani
Board Member

Mr Mukesh Butani is Founder & Managing Partner of BMR Legal setup in 2010. With specialization in domestic corporate international tax and transfer pricing, he has over three decades of experience in advising multinationals and Indian conglomerates on a wide range of matters relating to FDI policy, business re-organizations, cross-border tax structuring, tax controversy and regulatory policy across a range of sectors. He has led International Tax & Transfer Pricing practice for 2 of the Big 4 firms and was Co-founder & Tax Practice Leader of BMR Advisors leading transaction advisory a firm that transitioned into big 4 firms in 2017. He is an acknowledged expert in the area of International tax policy, controversy & Advocacy. He has to his credit several judicial pronouncements, laying down landmark principles of law, bilateral APAs & MAPs with various jurisdictions. He has deposed as an Expert Witness on contentious cross-border tax treaty & TP matters in foreign jurisdictions.

Mukesh has participated in many committees of the Indian Government & deposed before them on host of tax issues pertaining to e-commerce, APA, safe harbor, GAAR, Indirect transfers tax and in particular, the Kelkar Task Force Tax Reforms (2002) & Tax Administrative Reforms Commission (2013). He is often called upon by Indian Policy makers including especially by NITI Aayog and Prime Minister’s Economic Advisory Council on Income-Tax and GST Policy matters.

Mukesh serves as a Board Member of MyyTake Private Limited and Myy Sports Private Limited.

Gaurang Gandhi
Board Member

Founder and Managing Director of the PINC Group of companies, Mr Gaurang Gandhi has over 30 years of experience in the financial sector. His experience ranges over a wide variety of industries.

He founded Pioneer Investcorp Ltd. (PINC) in 1985. Over the last three decades, PINC has evolved into an integrated mid-market focused financial services company offering a wide range of customised services, including investment banking, private equity advisory, debt syndication, M&A advisory and institutional securities trading. PINC has been serving the needs of corporates, institutional & government clients and family offices with professional advice, integrity and speed.

Gaurang is a qualified Chartered Accountant from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He also holds a Bachelors of Commerce degree from the Sydenham College of Commerce and Economics.

Gaurang serves as a Board Member of MyyTake Private Limited and Myy Sports Private Limited.

Chris Lencheski
Board Member

An award-winning CEO with a history of galvanizing leading global sports and entertainment companies. He is, also, an Adjunct Professor at Columbia University and a member of the Board of Directors for the Electronic Gaming Federation.​ Chris serves as a Board Member of Myy Sports Private Limited.

Carey Mendes
Board Member

Carey is a Dynamic and versatile leader, with a proven track record of PNL delivery and building strong and diverse teams in Energy Commodity Trading, Renewable Energy, Finance and Risk Management. He has worked in different cultures and has led large global teams. He is passionate about talent development and has been recognised externally for his efforts in Diversity & Inclusion. He has Board of Director experience in multiple jurisdictions.

Carey holds a BA and MBA from the University of Calgary (Canada) and is a CFA charterholder, CFA Institute as well as being a graduate of the Harvard Advanced Management Program (AMP).
Carey serves as Board Member of MyyTake Private Limited.

Saurav Banerjee
Founder & Managing Director, MyyTake Group

Saurav has been a Venture Capitalist with a leading VC firm and has over 20 years of experience in Media and Entertainment Industry. He was the former Chief Executive and Chief Financial Officer of a large media conglomerate. He has been on the Boards of multiple media and technology companies.

Saurav is adept at providing leadership in matters pertaining to M&A, change management, stakeholder engagement and business strategy. He has vast experience in setting up new ventures, realigning operations, raising seed funding, equity and debt financing, financial restructuring, financial analysis and mitigating risks.

Saurav is a Chartered Accountant with training from PwC in their Global Capital Market Group. He did the Advanced Management Program at the Harvard Business School. He is on the board of Welham Boys School in Dehradun.

Arun Pandey
Operating Partner, MyyTake Group

The Chairman & MD of Rhiti Sports, Arun is a seasoned veteran of the sports industry around the world. Over the last 15 years, he has built Rhiti Sports as a leading Talent Management and Sports Content company. He is also the producer of the MS Dhoni biopic. Arun is the Operating Partner at MyyTake Group.

Sai Narayan
Chief Capital & Strategy Partner, MyyTake Group

Sai has experience in private equity & venture capital investing. He is active in the investment community by making early & mid-stage investments in high growth companies. He advises on business development, growth strategies, funding & financial structuring. His investment portfolio includes companies in consumer-internet, technology, outsourcing, entertainment and consumer durables. Sai is the Chief Capital & Strategy Partner and an Advisory Board Member of Myy Sports Private Limited.

Sanjay Kakkar
Board Member

Sanjay is an expert in the entire range of practice relating to Audit, Direct Taxes, and rendering of consultancy on Accounting, Company Law, Taxation & FEMA matters. He has proficiency in Fund Syndications through Banks & other FI and handling Assessment, Appellate matters before all Appellate Authorities, M&As, Business Valuations and Share Valuation assignments.​ He is a Board Member of MyyTake Private Limited and Myy Sports Private Limited.

Sanjeev Anand
Advisory Board Member

An experienced corporate banker with 25 years of work experience, Sanjeev is the Country Head for Commercial Banking and in-charge of the Sports Vertical of IndusInd Bank, India. He is also a national-level Squash player and a big lover of Sports. He is an Advisory Board Member of Myy Sports Private Limited.

Niladri Mazumder
Advisory Board Member

​A seasoned industry veteran and a sports lover; Niladri has been promoting sports at multiple levels for years. He has been instrumental in setting up multiple tournaments and initiatives across various sports. He is currently the President & COO of Seiko Watches, India. He is an Advisory Board Member of Myy Sports Private Limited.