Kumar takes over from Suraj Mishra who has moved on to become regional director of partnership distribution at Prudential Corporation Asia.
By targeting China''s blog community, founder Chen Weiming could be revolutionizing the film industry.
Simon Mawson moves to Indonesia as John Slack''s retirement starts a reshuffle of top finance jobs at Jardine Matheson.
Based in Beijing, he is the second big appointment for the firm since March.
Deustche Bank names Jun Ma as chief economist, Greater China and head of China and Hong Kong macro strategy.
Conrad and Ottess'' fund of hedge funds will launch in mid March with an emerging-markets bias.