Eleven Sports Network beefs up Asia team

Eleven Sports Network has appointed Mohit Lalvani as director of business development and partnerships for Asia.

Lalvani (pictured) will have direct responsibility for driving sponsorship revenue in Singapore and developing strategic partnerships throughout the region. He will begin his role immediately and he will report directly to Joyee Biswas, Asia managing director.

Lalvani has a wealth of experience working in the sports media industry across sponsorships, media rights and production spanning across Asia and Europe. For the past decade, he has been managing director of his own company in Singapore, Buddy Communications and Productions.

Lalvani has also established and managed companies in India including a creative agency, and has also produced and anchored television programmes. He has worked with numerous high-profile clients to raise sponsorship investment, negotiate rights agreements, creation of content and managing events.

Biswas said: “Mohit’s experience and impressive entrepreneurial vision will enable us to identify new business and sponsorship opportunities across the region, and we are delighted to welcome him on board."