Ananth Padmanabhan is CEO of HarperCollins India. He began his career in 1992 as a bookseller at the Landmark Bookstores in Chennai before joining Penguin India as a sales representative for South India. In 2010, he was named Vice President and was later appointed Senior Vice President in 2014. Also a novelist, his first work of fiction, Play with Me, was published in 2014. He is also a photographer and has completed many personal and professional projects, one of which is on publishing and titled Calcutta: Walking in the City.
Innovative Distribution Models
25th January, Friday 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Rajkamal JBM Haveli (JBM Pavilion)
Alind Maheshwari, Ananth Padmanabhan, Esha Chatterjee, Himanshu Giri, Lipika Bhushan, Meera Johri, Ravi Deecee and Satabdi Mishra in conversation with Naveen Choudhary
Publishing Process and Policy Perspectives
25th January, Thursday 11:15am - 12:15pm Jaipur BookMark Haveli
Anant Vijay, Ananth Padmanabhan, Arun Maheshwari, Baldeo Bhai Sharma, Bijal Vachharajani, K. Sreenivasarao, Manas Saikia, Ratnesh Jha, Renu Kaul, Robert Watkins and Urvashi Butalia in conversation with Atiya Zaidi