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Samir Bangara

Managing Director

Samir Bangara is the Managing Director of Qyuki, a digital broadcast network for youth (MCN) he co-founded with Shekhar Kapoor and AR Rahman. 

He is the Former Managing Director (Digital) of DisneyUTV and has about 15 years of extensive experience in the media and technology industries. Before the acquisition by Disney, Samir was the Chief Operating Officer of Indiagames Ltd., which he was associated with in different roles since 1999 as investor, advisor and COO. Prior to coming on board with Indiagames, Samir was Vice President at Ernst & Young India’s M&A advisory division, focused on Technology and Media. He began his career as a venture capitalist at IL&FS Venture Corporation. 

Samir has been listed amongst the top 15 angel investors in India - 2013 by VC Circle. He is also the Founding Co-chair of h2 (h2.co) and a mentor/investor at GSF (Global SuperangelsForum). He is passionate about motorsports and spends his Sunday mornings riding his Honda Repsol Fireblade.