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James Murdoch, Star India ex-CEO form new venture backed by Qatar

The Outreach | 11/02/2022 08:42 AM | Click to read full article

James Murdoch, Star India ex-CEO form new venture backed by Qatar Lupa Systems founder and CEO James Murdoch and former Star India CEO Uday Shankar announced on Wednesday a new venture called Bodhi Tree.

It will get up to $1.5 billion from the Qatar Investment Authority, which manages the sovereign wealth fund. Bodhi Tree will seek investments in media and consumer technology in Southeast Asia, with a focus on India.