Iqbal Malhotra

Iqbal Malhotra started his career in television in India as Rupert Murdoch’s strategic advisor on the establishment of the Star TV Network in India. The television bug having bitten him fully, he joined AIM Television in 1998 and has produced all its shows from 2000 onwards. Apart from this he has directed and produced incisive and cutting edge feature documentaries on a variety of National and International Political subjects.



Born on MAY 6, 1956 he completed his M.A. from QUEENS’ COLLEGE, UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE, UK


Foundation Scholar of Queens’ College.
Wrenbury Scholar of Cambridge University


1979 - 1992 Management Consultant with Arthur Anderson & Co. London, A. F. Ferguson & Co.New Delhi and than as Managing Partner, Amalgamated Consulting Unit, New Delhi. Conducted and executed over 100 consulting assignments in different disciplines, industries and in different parts of the world

1991 - 92

One of the initial Promoters and Producers of Business India Television.

1993 – 95

Adviser on India to News Corporation and to Rupert Murdoch

1995 – 96

Adviser on India to MTV Networks
Adviser on India to the Nickelodeon Channel
Consultant on India to Space Systems/ Loral
Consultant to M Group of Thailand on their DTH Project

1997 – 2000

Producer with AIM Television

2000 till date

Chairman and Producer AIM Television Pvt. Ltd