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Title:Vice President, Production and Development Discovery Networks Asia-Pacific
Name:Vikram Channa
Country:India

Introduction

As Vice President of Production andDevelopment, Vikram is responsible for the production of all original Discoverycontent out of Asia-Pacific. Based in Singapore, he works closely withDiscovery Networks Asia-Pacific’s (DNAP) senior management and country heads toprovide editorial direction. Vikram and his team produce approximately 100hours of programming every year across DNAP’s portfolio of eight channelbrands. Vikram joined Discovery Networks Asia in November 1995 as producer -On-Air Promotions and was responsible for developing the on-air packaging for DiscoveryChannel across the Asia Pacific region, including India. In that role, he wasalso involved in localizing and customizing short-form programming contentacross the region. He has taken on various roles within the company from on-airpromotions to programming and production. Together with his team, he executiveproduced over 500 documentaries, several of which garnered accolades at eventssuch as the Asia Television Awards, New York Festival, Omni Intermedia, and theAcademy Awards.