NDTV Convergence Ltd has appointed Rajesh Kumar to head its Syndication activities. Kumar’s last assignment was with the Hungama Group, where he used to manage the syndication and digital sales business for North India as Head Sales. Prior to that, he had worked with companies like HT Media and India Post in senior business positions. Kumar has over 15 years’ experience in the new media domain.
Commenting on Kumar’s appointment, Sanjay Trehan, CEO, NDTV Convergence, said, “We are very pleased to have Rajesh as part of our team. He brings with him the necessary gravitas and domain experience. Under his leadership, we expect to create a global rich media syndication powerhouse.”
“NDTV Convergence is a great organisation and the best of brands. The best of video rich in content is generated here. The warmth that I received in a short span of time is overwhelming. This is the largest multimedia repository, which can be made available to different platforms through syndication process. Here we are building up a technology to add tagging to videos,” Kumar said.
Besides his association with Hungama Group, Kumar has also worked for HT Group as Senior Manager, International Sales. He had worked with India Post for seven and a half years for its India operations. He was also associated with ‘Stock Advice’, a financial weekly group, for seven years, looking after its India operations.