Rahul Dev, a well-known name in Hindi journalism, has been roped in as CEO and Editor-in-Chief for news channel CNEB. CNEB was launched on May 27, 2008, by Complete News & Entertainment Broadcast Pvt Ltd. Amandeep Singh Sran, Chairman of CNEB, had been handling these two roles prior to Dev.
On Dev’s appointment, Sran said, “We are happy to have Rahul with us. With his experience, I am sure that our channel will reach new heights and do some good work.”
On his new role, Dev said, “I perceive it as a great opportunity. CNEB is a new channel with young and energetic people. We are trying to position ourselves in a slot that is a little different from the existing ones in the genre. We want our content to remain meaningful along with providing entertainment and infotainment.”
Dev has nearly 29 years’ experience in print and television. He has been Editor of Jansatta. In television, he has been associated with Aaj Tak, Doordarshan, Zee News and Janmat. Dev also does volunteer work and runs Samyak Foundation.
CNEB is part of the HBN Group, a well-diversified group having interests in dairy and allied products, insurance sector, consumer/ asset financing, housing finance and real estate construction and development.