WWE® Appoints New General Manager in India

MUMBAI, India & STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–WWE (NYSE: WWE) today announced the appointment of Sheetesh Srivastava
as Vice President and General Manager, WWE India.

Srivastava will lead WWE’s strategic business initiatives and day-to-day
operations in India and work with partners across all of WWE’s lines of
business, including television, live events, marketing, sponsorship, new
media, licensing and merchandising. Srivastava is a seasoned executive
with more than 18 years of experience in driving strategic business
growth in domestic and international markets. He will report to Ed
Wells, WWE Executive Vice President, International.

“India is key to the global growth of WWE, and we are confident Sheetesh
will successfully help develop our brand and business in this critically
important country,” said Wells. “WWE is committed to expanding its
presence in India, and we are pleased to welcome Sheetesh to further our
efforts in the market.”

India represents WWE’s single largest regional contribution to the
brand’s massive social media community of 750 million followers
globally. To increase engagement with fans in India, WWE recently
launched WWEShop.in, the company’s first-ever local, e-commerce
experience in India.

Srivastava joins WWE from The Walt Disney Company in India, where he
most recently led business development for Disney Media Networks,
overseeing branded content creation, distribution, marketing and
syndication. Earlier in his career, he held senior management roles at
Reliance Broadcast Network, The Times of India Group, and Frito Lay
India.

Srivastava is an Economics graduate from Lucknow University, and he
received a Master’s degree in Business Management from the Institute for
Integrated Learning in Management.

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