Fox Corp Taps Hotstar Exec As CPO, Overseeing Streaming Portfolio

Fox Corp has hired Varun Narang as its chief product officer, in charge of overseeing the company’s portfolio of Fox-branded streaming products, platforms and engineering team.

He will report to Chief Technology Officer and President of Digital Paul Cheesbrough.

Narang has for the past six years served as Chief Product Officer of India's Disney+ Hotstar. He is credited with having been instrumental in growing that platform into one of the world's largest streaming services.

Earlier, he spent five years at Hulu, leading its product management and design teams as the head of product management, and prior to that, held positions at Amazon and Xerox.

Narang is a "visionary whose passion, expertise and creativity make him the ideal leader of our streaming products and experiences," stated Cheesbrough. "His leadership will accelerate the momentum of our digital businesses and deepen the outstanding digital talent that we have developed across our brands."  

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