A gold medalist from Delhi University in Sociology, Deepa Sahi also graduated from the National School of Drama and has over 20 years experience in the Film & TV industry.
Deepa has worked with some of the most reputed names in the film industry like Govind Nihalani, Tapas Sinha, Ketan Mehta and Mukul Anand, having began her career as an actress. She became a producer in 1992 with the feature film MAYA MEMSAAB, an Indo-French-British co-production, produced in association with Channel 4 UK and Video 13 France.
Deepa has also been on the Jury of the prestigious “Indian Television Academy Awards”. She has produced 7 feature films and 9 TV series, numerous ads and documentaries to date.
Besides her deep relationships in the Industry, she was CEO of Maya Entertainment Ltd from 2000 to 2003 and it was under her leadership that MAAC (Maya Academy of Advanced Cinematics)was started that saw the growth of MAAC from 1 to over 75 franchises.
She has a perfect blend of both creative and management talents needed ofr media ventures. Currently her company is producing original animation content for Nickelodeon, Discovery and Disney.