Chirag Desai

  • Chirag Desai

    Associate Director, Viacom 18

    Before he joined Viacom18 as Associate Director  – Digital Media, Chirag was at Playcaso as VP – Products, where he was responsible for setting up and deploying games and applications on smartphones and on online platforms.

    He spent a major part of his career as Executive Producer at Jump Games, a Reliance Entertainment Ltd. Venture, where he was an integral part of the design and production of over 30+ games across the IOS, Online, PC and mobile platforms.

    With over 15 years of work experience, he started his early years working as a stock broker, a network engineer, a dot com professional and has been a part of the gaming industry for over 10 years.

    He has been a hardcore gamer since he started writing games in BASIC on his second-hand Apple II computer during the mid 80s.

    Chirag, in his career span has led various teams across QA , Game Design and Operator relationships, though his passion and strengths have been a strong grasp of the design and production process with emphasis on game play and getting an international quality product to the consumer.