A seasoned media professional, Rahul Sarangi is the Global Head – Content and Business at The Viral Fever (TVF). In his current capacity, Rahul primarily looks at conceptualizing non-fiction shows across TVF Brands, scaling up content programming across existing fiction offerings as well new non-fiction and reality formats and establishing TVF Play as a destination for all thing’s youth.
Previously, Rahul has conceptualized popular non-fiction show The Remix, a non-fiction title that was initially produced in Vietman and then went on to becoming a global phenomenon, spawning local versions across China, Indonesia, South Africa and India. Rahul has also co-produced a National Award-winning Vietnamese film - Sut with the writer of Hancock and has closely worked with other A-List Hollywood movies. Co-founder of Greymatter Entertainment, Rahul has also worked for leading companies like Viacom18 where he was a part of the team that launched COLORS, BIG Synergy where he worked as a producer for Kaun Banega Crorepati. Rahul has also worked as a Non - Fiction Creative head at Miditech and Turner Hong Kong.
An alumnus of St. Xavier’s College, Rahul also has an immense talent to direct LIVE events and has directed some of the well-known international events like the Shakira Concert, Roger Waters Live, the Standard Chartered Marathons, IIFA Celebrity Cricket Live, IPL Fun feed – Live on Youtube and Horse Racing among others
Rahul is the first Indian to ever be invited on the prestigious panel of Spot The Talent (Formats) MIP Formats in Cannes. Some of his key achievements include bagging multiple awards like the Cannes Recognition for an Indian to create a Global Hit Award, Asian Academy Award for Best Non-Fiction – 2018, National Award – for Best Movie in Vietnam.