After a stint of six months, Mukund Setlur has moved on from Astro Awani Network. Industry sources share Setlur has rejoined Network18 as National Sales Head for ETV News since last month, and has started working with Sanjay Dua, CEO, Network18 Media.
As the Sales Head for Astro Awani, Setlur was responsible for the entire sales function for the Network, which included digital and mobile platforms.
Prior to Astro, he had a six-year stint with TV18 Broadcast as the National Sales Head for IBN7 and Panorama (ETV News channel). He had also worked as a Regional Manager for NDTV, prior to which he was the Media Director at Media Edge.
Setlur brings with him more than 17 years of media experience. He began his career with Sun TV as an Assistant Manager, post which he joined McCann Erickson as a Media Buyer. He also worked briefly with TV Today.
Network18 officials remained unavailable to comment at the time of filing the report.