Recently described as the ‘First Man of Sports’ by SportzPower, India’s leading sports business publication, Ravi Krishnan is one of the most prominent names in the Indian Sports, Media & Entertainment business.
Ravi Krishnan is currently the CEO & Co-Founder of Stepathlon, India’s largest mass participation platform that, in his words, “brings a sports marketing approach to wellness.
Ravi is also the Chairman of KWANAbler, a Company focused on partnering global stakeholders looking to create long term value for both sides in the Indian market. In this venture, he has partnered with KWAN, India’s premier marketplace for entertainment and pop culture.
Ravi moved to India, from Australia, in 1995 to set up IMG in the region and went on to serve as Managing Director for South Asia. He created multiple successful properties during his time with IMG such as; India’s only ATP event, The (Indo-Pakistan) Sahara Cup (Cricket), Lakme Fashion Week (India’s first fashion week)
Since 2011, Ravi has been on a path to create an IP focused SME business, partnering/advising global stakeholders on market entry and establishment in India.
To create healthier, happier and more productive future generations, Ravi has partnered with Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli and his management company, Cornerstone Sports & Entertainment, to launch Stepathlon Kids.
Ravi has been named in the Top 50 Most Influential People in Indian Sport by Sports Illustrated and the Top 25 Executives under the age of 40 in Business Today.