Rohit Sharma, National Sales Head, Indiatimes, Delhi has put in his papers. He is joining the games portal division of Reliance Entertainment as Chief Operating Officer from March 6. He will be responsible for setting up the whole company and launching its biggest game portal.
Commenting on his movement, Sharma said, “I am really excited about taking up this new venture. I also had an offer from a BPO to be its Country Head, but this Reliance Entertainment offer had more potential and was a more challenging venture.”
Sharma has worked in Indiatimes for six years where he was the overall business head for Indiatimes Mindscape. He was also the National Sales Head for Advertising Sales and Events.
Prior to that he has worked with CyberMedia for two years as Manager for CIOL.com, the IT portal, where he was responsible for advertising for website and the other new projects.
Sharma, who has 13 years’ experience in sales and marketing, did his MBA from Lancaster University, England.