Kolkata Knight Riders CEO: The CEO of Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) is suddenly in the news. In fact, the statement of Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) captain Shreyas Iyer created a sensation, in which he said that the team CEO also has a role in the selection of players before the match. This statement of Iyer has become a topic of constant discussion. Usually in cricket, the coach and the captain together decide on the playing XI. So let’s know about the CEO of Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR).
Venky Mysore is also the CEO of Shah Rukh’s company Red Chillies Entertainment.
The name of the CEO of Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) is Venky Mysore. Vanky is also working as CEO in Shahrukh Khan’s company Red Chillies Entertainment Pvt Ltd. Whereas before that he has worked as Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director in Sun Life Financial, SLFC Assurance (UK) Limited and MetLife India Assurance Company Limited. Also, Venky Mysore has an old relationship with cricket. Actually, Venky Mysore used to play cricket for Madras University during his college days.
Venky Mysore was on the verge of playing Ranji Trophy
It is said that Venky was very close to playing the Mysore Ranji Trophy, but his father forced him to leave cricket and pursue an MBA. Mysore went to America in 1985 for studies. Venky Mysore’s full name is Venkatesh Sathyaraj Mysore. In 2010, he stepped down as the Managing Director of Met Life India. Since then he has been associated with Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR).
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