About The Company
Board Of Directors
|The Raj Television Network incorporated on June 3, 1994 to provide wholesome entertainment for the entire family and it is Second largest Television satellite broadcasters in south India. Currently Operating 14 Channels. Own Land and building with 75,000 Sq feet in Chennai and Hyderabad and First 24 hour Tamil Movie Channel – ‘Raj Digital Plus’. Having Sales and marketing offices across India.
|Channels: Rajtv, Raj Music Tamil, Raj Digital Plus, Raj Music Kannada & Raj News Kannada, Raj Music Telugu & Raj News Telugu, Vissa-Telugu, Raj Pariwar-Hindi, Raj Music Malayalam & Raj News Malayalam, Raj Movies Tamil, Raj Nagaichuvai & Raj Kids (pipe line)|
|Business Activities: Broadcasting Southern Entertainment Channels. Channel content include Movies, Comedy Shows, Game Shows, Music Shows, News Time, etc. Export of films in foreign market and Web casting movie content over the Internet. Movie Production and Distribution and New Media. The Raj Television Network understands this. A lot of effort is being taken to ensure that the programming mix appeals to people of all ages, of all backgrounds making it truly a People's Channel.
Mr. M. Raajhendhran, aged 64 years has been a director of the company since the date of incorporation and is responsible for its day-to-day management. He had a long and successful career in media and entertainment industry. With a modest beginning in the family business of a video publishing house, he started his career at any early age, by joining his father in the family business. The family set up Raj Video Vision in 1983 which started as a video cassette lending library and selling consumer electronics items and audio tapes. With keen sense of business and vision, he formed this Company in the year 1994 and has been a major force behind the success of all channels. He is responsible for providing strategic direction to the company and manages the overall operation and financial affairs of the company. He is the one of the founder promoter of the company who has overseen the growth of the organization from a Small Business to a successful and leading south Indian Entertainment and Broadcasting company and having thirteen channels.
Mr. M. Rajarathinam, aged 61 years has been a Whole Time Director of the company
since the date of incorporation. He has a long career in retailing of the contents and
rights. He has, over a period of two decades, built and nurtured an extensive network
of both domestic and overseas clients through the sale of pre-recorded video cassettes
and also exploit the same in other electronic and digital media like Compact Disk,
Video Cd, Digital Video Disk etc. He is actively involved in content acquisition for the
Company’s Channel and distributing the channels in various territories and various
internet based content distribution platforms.
Mr. M. Ravindran, aged 54 years has been a Whole Time Director of the company since
the date of incorporation. He is in charge of the in house production of various programs
and overall operation of the Channels. Mr. Ravindran, equipped with technical expertise
in the entertainment field, he looks after the technical aspects of the Company’s operation.
He is responsible for the launching of new channels and day to day programming of all
channels. He is also responsible for the other day to day administrative and establishment
affairs of the Company
Mr. M. Raghunathan, aged 51 years has been a Whole Time director of the company
since the date of incorporation and is heading the marketing efforts of the Company.
Mr. Raghunathan, with strong client network and strategic plans, has developed
business relationship with large number of corporate Houses and advertising clients
across India and overseas. He has been instrumental in sustaining the broadcasting
business and has contributed significantly towards the growth of advertisement
revenues of the Company
A retired Director General of Police, Tamil Nadu, he commenced his career in the Indian Army in
October 1963. After joining the Indian Police Service in 1968, he had a distinguished career spanning
over three decades with the police department. He has held senior positions such as Deputy Inspector
General, CBI during 1983 – 1988. He was the Commissioner of Police from 1991 – 1995 and the
Director General of National Security Guard during 2001 – 2002. He has held four posts of DGP in
Tamil Nadu and was awarded seven medals including President’s Police Medal (1992) and the Indian
Police Medal for Meritorious Service (1983) He holds a Masters in Business Administration and Law.
He is the Chairman Corporate Nomination and Remuneration Committee of the Board of Directors of
the Company and member of the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors of the Company.
He does not hold any share in the Company.
Shri. A. Arjuna Pai a senior fellow member of The Institute of the Chartered Accountants of India,
he is a partner in M/s Menon & Pai, a firm of Chartered Accountants engaged in audit and
corporate advisory services. Before associating with M/s Menon & Pai he had occupied various
key positions in some of the reputed organizations in Chennai with both financial advisory and
administrative role. He is the Chairman of the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors of the
Company and member of the Corporate Nomination and Remuneration Committee of the
Board of Directors of the Company. He does not hold any share in the Company
Mr. D.R. Kaarthikeyan, retired from Indian Police Service after holding eminent
positions like Director CBI and Director General of National Human Rights Commission. He holds a
graduation degree in Science (Chemistry and Agriculture) and is also a Bachelor of Law. He began
his career as a lawyer before he was selected for appointment in the Indian Police Service and in
that capacity has heldseveral positions including Director of Police, Academy, Mysore, Karnataka.
He has been awarded the President’s Police Medal and the Indian Police Medal for Meritorious Service,
Delhi Ratna by the All India Conference of Intellectuals, New Delhi, Humanitarian Award from Internal
Yoga International, USA for outstanding achievement in service to Humanity. At present he is the
torchbearer on matters related to Law, Human Rights and Corporate Affairs. He is the Chairman of the
Stake holders grievance Committee and member of Corporate Nomination and Remuneration
Committee of the Board of Directors of the Company.He does not hold any share in the Company.
Dr. Mohan Kameswaran, is graduated from Madras Medical College. He got his MS
from Madras Medical College, Chennai and his Fellowship at the Royal College of Surgeons,
Edinburgh. Dr. Kameswaran is Consultant & Managing Director of Madras ENT Research
Foundation Pvt. Ltd. Dr.Mohan Kameswaran is a highly acclaimed surgeon both nationally
and internationally. He has been awarded Padmashri from the Government of India in 2006
for his long service in Medical Science. He was also awarded Indo-Australian award for his
remarkable contribution in the medical science He is also an active writer in both national &
international journals. He does not hold any share in the Company.