Robin Carruthers has been promoted to CEO at Clear Channel Communications India Pvt Ltd. The development follows Adille Sumariwalla’s departure from the outdoor company as Chairman and Managing Director to pursue other interests. Prior to this elevation, Carruthers was COO.
Mark Thewlis, Regional President-Asia Pacific, Clear Channel Outdoor, said, “Robin’s commitment to the success of our business and his outstanding industry knowledge made him an obvious choice for this role.”
On his new role, Carruthers said, “It is a privilege and an honour to represent the world’s largest outdoor company in India. The industry today is poised towards both exciting and challenging times ahead, and with the great team that I have to support me, I have no doubts that Clear Channel India will contribute to the overall growth of the industry.”