Balkrishna Hari Singh
Balkrishna Hari Singh Fondly known as Bala, is a media enthusiast and now the Founder & CEO at Frenzi, India’s first unified OTT discovery and engagement platform. Bala (now stop imagining him bald), is an experienced strategy and operations professional with deep insights into the M&E and Broadband industry. His experience combines the best of professional and entrepreneurial learnings over 16 years. His work spans across companies and business units at various stages of growth. Bala is an EPM Alumni of IIM Calcutta and holds a Management degree in Finance and Bachelors in Statistics. Bala started his entrepreneurial journey in the broadband space with “Spark”, which was the first true FTTH company in the country. An Entrepreneur at heart, Bala was also an angel investor and mentor with Ayurvita and Rise Above, in the space of health and wellness. He continues his entrepreneurial Journey with Frenzi, a content discovery platform which enables you search for content across platforms, lets you know what to watch, where to watch and know what your friends are watching. The goal: Simplifying and reducing the time to find the right content to watch, hamara Chashmo Chiraag. Frenzi is an outcome of his deep understanding of the evolving digital/ OTT media landscape. At Frenzi, Bala is responsible for building a stellar team of binge-watchers and movie buffs. Haan, ab payback time! He also looks into creating & inventing digital tools for the platform, managing investor & stakeholder relationships & overseeing the commercial operations. In his free time, Bala enjoys watching movies, playing music and badminton and engaging in nerf battles with his 7 year old.