Bela Bajaria


Bela Bajaria was named Chief Content Officer of Netflix in January 2023. Previous roles at Netflix include Head of Global TV and VP of Content where she managed all series across Europe, the Middle East, Türkiye, Africa, India, Asia, and Latin America like ‘La Casa de Papel’, ‘The Witcher’ and Emmy® winner ‘Squid Game’. When Bela joined Netflix in 2016, she oversaw unscripted programming including Emmy® winner ‘Queer Eye’, ‘Nailed It!’ and ‘Tidying Up with Marie Kondo.’ Bela was previously President of Universal Television. Past honors include THR’s Women in Entertainment list, Variety’s LA Women’s Impact Report, TIME’s 100 Most Influential People of 2022, and Fortune’s Most Powerful Women in 2020, 2021, 2022 and 2023. Bela serves on the LA Board of Governors for the Paley Center, the board of LA’s Saban Community Clinic and the Board of Trustees for Meridian International Center.