NGC India has appointed Ramon Chibb as Senior Vice President – Content. Starting June 15, 2010, Ramon will be in charge of all conceptualisation, content creation and programming at both National Geographic Channels and Fox History and Entertainment.
With a career spanning over two decades, Chibb has spent 15 years in field of media. He was the Founding Director and Partner at QRT Productions. Prior to joining NGC, he was Vice President - Head of Content and Operations, UTV Bindass and before that he was Vice President - Head of Content New Media at Zee Telefilms Ltd.
In an official statement, Keertan Adyanthaya, Managing Director, Fox International Channels India, said, “Ramon brings with him hands-on experience & an in-depth understanding of the television industry in both niche and mass segments. We look forward to take advantage of his strengths to get more diverse & engaging content for both the channels.”
“I am extremely excited about this role. This is an incredibly strong and dynamic line-up of channels and my primary focus will be to keep up and better the rich and varied content for both the channels,” added Chibb.
Chibb has produced and directed AR Rahman Unplugged show, which was a curtain raiser to kick-start Doordarshan’s Golden Jubilee celebrations. He has also produced and directed Mission Navy for National Geographic Channel India, wherein he not only helped the channel partner with the Indian Navy but also assisted in the execution of the entire show.