Abhishek Kumar

Abhishek Kumar is the Creative Director and Content Strategist at Banyan Infomedia. He can be counted among the pioneers in television industry with experience across different spheres of News production, Programming and staging events.

During his stint at Zee Media, Abhishek not only produced live news bulletins but also went on to become the Features Head of the programming division. He conceptualized and executed all flagship programmes of the channel, many of which garnered prestigious awards like the New York Festival Award for Best Investigative Story, Indian Television Academy Award for the documentary "Woh Saat Din", Indian Television Academy Award for Best Feature "Ye Kaisa Bachpan" and the RAPA Award in Best Programme Category.

He produced six documentaries which were also screened at the Mumbai Association of Moving Images (MAMI) film festival. Abhishek began his career with state broadcaster Doordarshan after passing out from the Indian Institute of Mass Communication.