Jayant Bhargava is a Dubai-based Partner with Strategy& and a member of the firm’s Digital business and technology practice in the Middle East. He also leads the firm’s digital media and entertainment work in the Middle East.
Jayant focuses on the convergence among media, telecoms, and technology, working at the intersection of traditional media and digital media.
Some of his recent client assignments include:
- Working with broadcasters, publishers, advertisers, telecom operators, and technology players on strategy and business models, M&A, and operating models
- Supporting government institutions on media-sector policies and development strategies
In addition to his client work, Jayant has authored multiple studies including Content democratization: How the Internet is fueling the growth of creative economies, Value retention by newsprint publishers in the MENA region, and Generations A: Differences and similarities across the Arab generations.
He joined Strategy& in 2006 having previously been a senior manager in the risk and business solutions practice of Ernst & Young.
Jayant has an economics degree from the University of Delhi and is a nationally ranked chartered accountant from India.