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Anurag Kashyap
Anurag Kashyap is an Indian film director and screenwriter. Kashyap made his directorial debut with as yet unreleased Paanch, with Kay Kay Menon as the lead. As a filmmaker, he is known for Black Friday (2004), followed by No Smoking (2007), Dev D (2009), Gulaal (2009), That Girl in Yellow Boots (2011) and Gangs of Wasseypur (2012).
 
Prasoon Joshi
Prasoon Joshi is an Indian lyricist, screenwriter and advertising copywriter. A prolific writer and poet, he published the first of his 3 books, "Main aur Woh", when he was just 17.He has won the respected Filmfare Best Lyricist Award, twice, consecutively, in 2007 and 2008. He is also the Chairman of McCann Worldgroup India.
 
Ehsaan Noorani
Ehsaan of the Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy trio is a famous music composer and a guitarist. He was the guitarist for many music directors before he started composing music. Ehsaan's roots are a testimony to the school of music that he hails from and defines the thought-processes that go on to make-up the phenomenon that Shankar, Ehsaan & Loy are in this part of the globe.
 
Uday Benegal
Uday Benegal is the lead singer, principal songwriter and one of the founding members of the pioneering Indian rock band Indus Creed . Benegal's other music-based projects include the now-defunct Indo–rock and funk band Alms For Shanti and the acoustic outfit Whirling Kalapas.
 
Vijay Nair
Vijay Nair is the CEO of Only Much Louder. He embarked on his music career at an early age managing Indian acts. What started as a hobby became a business venture when he founded Only Much Louder, the first artist management company for indie bands in India. Over the next few years, OML evolved from an artist management company and co-founded an indie music label, a production house and a live events division.
 
Atul Churamani
Having spent 24 years in the music industry, Atul Churamani is now called a ‘veteran’. Atul Churamani has been a part of the music industry since 1987 and has held diverse portfolios from international music marketing to sales and distribution, domestic A&R and the publishing and new media business. In June 2011, he moved into the digital world of music as Head of Content for OnMobile Global Limited, India’s largest VAS company.
 
Sabbas Joseph
Sabbas Joseph, one of the founder directors of Wizcraft International Entertainment has been actively involved with media from the beginning of his career. He has more than 20 years of hands-on experience in the business of entertainment, event management and promotions. He has been associated with some of the best events that India has witnessed in the past two decades.
 
Aditya Swamy
Aditya Swamy, is the head of India's No.1. music channel , MTV. MTV today is home to every sound that plays in India, right from film, to indi to international, This along with the exciting music properties such MTV Unplugged, MTV Sound Trippin, MTV Coke Studio, MTV Bloc Party and MTV Push makes MTV one of the most powerful music brands in the country, making it a hot favourite with viewers and artists.