Galaxy Racer elevated Romeo Misao to Country Manager for India and Rohin Bhaumik to Director, Creator and Talent for South Asia. Misao was previously head of marketing for India while Bhaumik was head of creative and talent. Both will report to group CEO Paul Roy.
In his new role, Romeo will lead the growth of the business, oversee the operations of the organization and focus on building the brand’s presence in India. Meanwhile, Rohin will continue to focus on expanding Galaxy Racer’s roster of creators in the South Asian market in games, lifestyle and entertainment. He will also work to build business relationships across the region for Galaxy Racer’s various IP addresses, content acquisition and agency partnerships.
Galaxy Racer Group CEO Paul Roy said, “For Galaxy Racer, India has been one of the key markets where we have worked to expand our presence and invest in a growing number of content creators. With Romeo and Rohin transitioning into new roles, Galaxy Racer India is now led by one of the most formidable and experienced duos in gaming, esports and content creation. I’m really excited to see them leading Galaxy Racer’s strategic initiatives in the India and South Asia markets, while supporting content creators across esports, gaming, style of life and entertainment.
Commenting on the development, Galaxy Racer, India Country Manager Romeo Misao said, “As one of the fastest growing digital ecosystems in the world, India is a booming market for creative of esports, gaming and lifestyle content. We have the largest youth population in the world who are constantly on the lookout for new opportunities, which provides a dynamic brand like Galaxy Racer with the canvas to innovate and create high-impact initiatives. Needless to say, I am thrilled to lead such a passionate team like the one we have built in India and we look forward to expanding Galaxy Racer’s presence in this region.
Romeo Misao has been instrumental in Galaxy Racer’s growth in South Asia in his previous role where he led regional marketing initiatives for Galaxy Racer as well as Nigma Galaxy, the organization’s competitive esports division.
Galaxy Racer director, creator and talent, South Asia Rohin Bhaumik said, “India’s cultural diversity lends itself beautifully to creating multiple types and formats of content in a wide range of languages. In fact, the past few years have seen a boom in the number of content creators in the country. While their jobs have certainly become more rewarding, the competition within the industry has also made life just as difficult. This is where a brand like Galaxy Racer comes in – we believe in incubating creators from the start and helping them realize their full brand potential. Galaxy Racer has always prided itself on its close relationships with top creators in a region and we look forward to building more such successful partnerships here in the months to come.
In his previous role, Rohin Bhaumik was instrumental in building Galaxy Racer’s roster of creators, signing creators into the gaming industry with a combined total reach of over 20 million. He has also successfully executed brand campaigns and white label deals for the organization.
Galaxy Racer recently announced its vision to strengthen its focus on the India and South Asian markets, bringing in top creators from across India, Nepal and Bangladesh. With Romeo and Rohin’s deep understanding of the esports, gaming and content spaces and Galaxy Racer’s global footprint, the company will now have a more focused approach to content acquisition and ownership creation. intellectual property for esports, gaming, lifestyle and entertainment customers.