Anuj Tandon has joined JetSynthesys as the Chief Executive Officer, Gaming Division, JetSynthesys in its leadership team as he moves on from his nearly two-year stint in Krafton.
In his new role, Tandon will closely work with JetSynthesys’ founder and CEO, Rajan Navani to bolster the company’s gaming business.
Tandon brings more than 15 years of experience in the field of consumer entertainment, especially gaming.
Talking about his new role, Tandon, said, “I truly believe we are on the cusp of the most transformative period for the gaming industry in India and have a once in a generation opportunity to build quality video gaming organization from India.”
“JetSynthesys has been quietly building multiple businesses under the Jet brand that cover some of the biggest opportunities within the gaming industry- whether it’s the internal game studio, global business partnerships and publishing wing, Sports game studios such as Nautilus Mobile and Sachin Saga team, eSports company (Skyesports) or its invest and operate business Jetapult among others,” he added.
He further also went on to state, “Along with Rajan and team, I am excited to take the momentum forward to capture this gaming opportunity for an Indian company and plan to invest and keep growing the business and hopefully take it to new heights.”
Speaking about the new appointment, JetSynthesys’ Navani asserted, “We are happy to officially welcome Anuj to our Jet family to lead our gaming and esports vertical! Anuj, throughout his career, has not only built companies but has also been able to take well-established global gaming companies to the next level in India.”
“With its strongest play in gaming and esports, JetSynthesys has made purposeful strides within the space creating and leveraging scalable opportunities. We are optimistic that with Anuj’s industry knowledge and experience in the field of technology, esports and gaming, we will be able to make JetSynthesys' hold in the space stronger and deeper,” he added.
Previously, Tandon had been closely associated with companies like NODWIN Gaming, Kuku FM, Loco, Tamatem Games, and others where he successfully built Media and Entertainment ecosystem including gaming for KRAFTON with investment of more than Rs. 1,100 Crores.
Prior to Krafton, Tandon was associated with YOOZOO Games and Nazara Technologies and has also co-founded Rolocule Games in the earlier days of his career, which was later acquired by Dream11.