R Sundar has been promoted as CEO of Times Business Solutions Ltd (TBSL). He has been associated with the Times Group for over 27 years and has been responsible for driving several initiatives in the Group across sales, publishing, brand management and the Internet. He will report to the TBSL Board. He is currently, President, TBSL.
Rajeev Gaur, another long-time member of the Times Group, has been elevated as Chief Operating Officer of TBSL. He will report to Sundar. Gaur is currently Vice-President of TBSL.
Besides being the CEO of TBSL, Sundar also presides as Director of the Times School of Management and the Times Centre for Media Studies.
Gaur has been with the Times Group for nearly two decades and has been associated with several pioneering activities, most notable of which were the launching of Times Group’s online initiatives and his contribution in the transition of the Group’s philosophy of brand selling to category selling across brands.
TBSL was constituted in April 2007 to be the interactive arm of the Times Group and seeks to provide users with support and guidance throughout their lives with its interactive media. TBSL provides innovative platforms for Internet users across the globe to assist them in every aspect of their lives.
Currently, TBSL caters to some of the most fundamental requirements of users, from finding them their perfect job through TimesJobs.com and SmartHire to buying their dream home or choicest commercial property (MagicBricks.com), to getting married (SimplyMarry.com), and even, printing their personal classified ads across media houses in the country (Ads2Book.com).
In this same vein, TBSL will be launching more offerings in the immediate future.