NP Singh has been appointed as CEO of Multi Screen Media (MSM). He takes charge from Man Jit Singh, who will relocate to Los Angeles to assume other responsibilities and be the Non-Executive Chairman of MSM. NP Singh is currently COO of MSM. In his new role, NP Singh will report to Andy Kaplan, President Worldwide Networks, Sony Pictures Television.
Commenting on his new role, NP Singh said, “I am delighted by the confidence that Man Jit, Andy and the Board have expressed in my abilities to lead MSM. It has been a wonderful experience and a pleasure working with Man Jit for the last five years. While much work has been done, there is clearly a long road to go before we can fully achieve our vision. I am certain that with our top quality management team and our dedicated employees, we will achieve new heights of success in near future. I am excited in taking up the new role and look forward to making MSM the most profitable network in the business.”
Man Jit Singh added here, “NP and I have worked closely together as equal partners these last five years and the success of the company is largely due to his efforts. The time has come for him to lead the company to the next level and I fully expect the innovations that he brings as CEO will ensure we have years of success ahead.”
He further said, “As the Non-Executive Chairman of MSM, I look forward to supporting NP and will continue to remain involved with the Indian television industry.”
Andy Kaplan also expressed strong support for the move and said, “We have full confidence in NP being able to lead MSM and continue the success of the last five years. NP has been involved in all the decisions that lead to the success of our business and this is a well-deserved recognition of his untiring efforts and of the faith we have in his decision making. I wish him all success in his new role as CEO of MSM. I would also like to thank Man Jit for the huge contribution he has made in growing our business in India and setting it on the path of sustainable future growth.”
NP Singh had earlier worked at Spice Telecom as Chief Financial Officer, Modicorp as Chief Financial Officer – Telecom, and Modi Xerox as Controller Business Operations.