Sidhant Khosla has been appointed as CEO of Metropolitan Media Company Pvt Ltd, which publishes Metro Now. He took charge from July 1. This is in addition to his current responsibilities as Director, Corporate Group, Bennett, Coleman and Co Ltd. Khosla takes over from Sameer Kapoor, who recently quit Metropolitan Media as President.
Metropolitan Media is a 50:50 JV between Bennett, Coleman & Co Ltd and HT Media. Confirming the news, Khosla said, “I was serving on the Board since the JV was formed, and I am familiar with the business. Times of India and HT Media together will take it to new heights.”
Khosla has been with BCCL for the last three years. He was earlier with ITC for 10 years. He had also worked with Cargill India Pvt Ltd as Director and PepsiCo.
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