WWE names GM for India operations

|By:, SA News Editor

WWE (WWE -0.2%) has named a new general manager for its India operation.

Sheetesh Srivastava takes over as VP and GM, reporting to Ed Wells, the company's executive VP, International. He joins from Walt Disney's India operations.

The country makes up the single biggest contribution to WWE's social media community, it says.

The company launched its WWE Network in India in late 2015 as part of a global expansion, and recently launched WWEShop.in to provide local e-commerce.