BloombergUTV has announced the appointment of Sriram Kilambi as the President of the channel, effective April 16, 2012. Kilambi, in his last assignment was Senior Vice-President and National Marketing Head for Radio Mirchi, the FM station of Entertainment Network India.
“Sriram is a terrific professional with a strong background in building brands across various platforms. We are excited to have him on board as BloombergUTV gears up to the next level of growth,” said Harsha Subramaniam, Executive Producer, Bloomberg Television.
Kilambi, earlier in his career, worked with Coca Cola India for seven years in various capacities and was instrumental in implementing key strategic plans for brands such as Coca-Cola, Georgia and Kinley, including the Rs 5 bottle affordability campaign.
Kilambi, speaking about his new assignment as President BloombergUTV said, “The channel has made its mark in business news reporting and has seen excellent growth. It is a privilege to be able to work with the amazing team here and I am looking forward to being a part of a wonderful future.”
He has over 13 years of experience in the marketing and operations domain. He completed his Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Economics from St. Stephen’s College, Delhi University before joining IIM – Bangalore for his post-graduation.