General Manager, EVP Sales – Asia, FremantleMedia
Ganesh Rajaram is currently general manager, executive vice president Asia at FremantleMedia International (FMI). Based in Singapore, Rajaram oversees the Asian distribution and format licensing business of FremantleMedia. He oversees a catalogue of more than 20,000 hours of programming, including blockbuster hits like the “Got Talent” franchise, the “Idol” franchise, “Project Runway”, the “Jamie Oliver” franchise and premium dramas like “The Young Pope” and “American Gods”, just to name a few.
Rajaram is a nominated member of parliament in the Singapore Parliament. He was also a board member of the Media Development Authority of Singapore from 2010 to 2016.
Prior to joining FMI in 2005, Rajaram had more than a decades’ experience in a fast-paced, revenue-orientated, competitive media environment from companies such as SPH Mediaworks Singapore (vice president, programming), where he was instrumental in setting up and running the free-to-air English network Channel i, Mediacorp Singapore (executive producer) and Singapore Press Holdings (award-winning sports columnist and journalist).