Our animation studio is led by a team of accomplished professionals who bring years of experience and expertise to the table. Tejonidhi Bhandare, our CEO, has over 25 years of experience in business and financial planning. His strategic planning, decision-making, and visionary approach have successfully turned around our business at Reliance Animation. With notable shows like "Little Singham," "Baby Little Singham," and "Krishna Aur Kans," Tejonidhi has played a vital role in achieving our company's goals and building new projects.
Vikram Veturi, our Creative Director, brings 15 years of diverse experience in the animation industry. Having worked with renowned studios like Reliance Animation, India Today Group, and Maya Digital, Vikram has contributed to the success of projects such as "Pablo, The Little Red Fox," "Shaktimaan," and "Golmaal". His creative prowess and collaborative approach have made him an invaluable asset to our team.
Rajesh Bhosale, our Associate Producer, is a seasoned professional with nearly 27 years of animation industry experience. His portfolio includes working with studios like Silverton, Jadooworks, and Big Animation. Notably, Rajesh delivered India's first full-length 2D animated theatrical movie, "Hanuman," and his shows have garnered recognition with prestigious awards such as the New York Film Festival Golden Curser Award and the Dadasaheb Phalke Award.
Anand Pandey is a visionary animator, prodigious producer, and passionate storyteller with 24 years of experience. He has worked with studios including Reliance Animation, Tavrohi Animation, Nextgen Shopping, Animation Dimensions, Jadooworks, and Pentamedia. Currently, Anand is shaping the enchanting world of "Little Singham Tele Features" in 3D at Reliance Animation Studio. He has also developed captivating shows such as "The Bhoot Bandhus," "Naam Namak Nishan," and "Ghost Station." Anand has contributed to projects in the AR, VR, and MR industries, along with serving as a Line Producer for "Twisted Timeline of Sammy & Raj," "Little Krishna," "Krishna Aur Kans," "Shaktimaan," and "Higgly town Heroes." He is a proud winner of the Best Promo award for the mesmerizing "Ghost Station." Together, our talented team at Reliance Animation Studios brings a wealth of experience, creativity, and professionalism to deliver exceptional projects that captivate audiences.
Ankur Chauhan, our Creative Director, possesses 15 years of experience and has made a significant impact in the industry. Having worked with renowned studios like Reliance Animation and Tavrohi Animation, Ankur has directed projects such as "The Bhoot Bandhus," "So Sorry," and "OMG!" His artistic background and FICCI BAF award for "So Sorry" demonstrate his dedication to creative excellence.
Shashikant Kulkarni, our AGM of HR & Operations, brings over 21 years of expertise in managing Human Resource function. He ensures the smooth functioning of our operations, including recruitment, training, payroll, and employee engagement. Shashikant's proficiency extends beyond the HR domain, as he is also certified in NLP and has a keen interest in Cricket, Table Tennis, and Homeopathy.
A passionate 3D Animation and VFX artist with an experience of 17 years, have trained over 3000+ students. Have previously worked in Orange EDGE, Aptech Arena Animation, Purplepatch Entertainment etc. My experience includes training in 3D Animation and VFX, have worked on creating tamil movie reviews in 3D and 2D Animation, have worked on a comic book called "RimJim - The Accidental Heros" and have also worked on animation shortfilms. Am also a freelancer where in I have worked on several architectural walk-throughs, modeling ecommerce product catalogs. I am currently working as Academic Head in Reliance Education KR Puram.
As a trainer I have had the privilege of teaching for more than 15 years. I have achieved remarkable success in handling several government projects, like NPEGEL, Bala, Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan, and Kali Nali, which has earned me numerous accolades. My passion for the film industry has led me to garner over five years of experience in this field, and currently, I am honored to be associated with Reliance Animation Academy Kr Puram, where I am constantly learning and growing.
Trainer with a experience of over 16 years, Have worked in Production like Accel Animation, Sanra Media, Anisoft Animation, Aptech Arena Animation, Created Dhronachariya, MahayodhRama, Rajuthe Autorikshaw, SouthIndian Fabels, Om Muruga, also worked as a Freelancer for Kollywood Movies. Certified as VFX & Animation Director Master Trainer from National Skill India Currently working as Sr. Faculty for VFX & 3DAnimation in Reliance Education KR Puram.
The hardwork always payoff and it paid off for us in the form of Awards. We congratulate all the students and centres for this achievement and keep attaining such feats of success.