A+E Networks|TV18 has elevated Sudheer KG as VP and Head Programming of its factual entertainment channel History TV18 with immediate effect.
In his new role, Sudheer will oversee and drive the programming strategy for the channel and will endeavour to create an advantage for History TV18 in the highly competitive factual genre television space.
Commenting on this development, Ajay Chacko, President, A+E Networks|TV18 said, “With a career spanning over 15 years, Sudheer, with his vast experience in Programming, Scheduling, Acquisitions and Production, has taken History TV18 to new heights. He is key to the channel delivering the best viewing experience to its audiences.”
Adding further, Ritu Kapur, Programming Head, A+E Networks | TV18 said, “Sudheer has demonstrated immense skill and ability to constantly gauge shifting and fragmented audience tastes to create a programming line up that is both attractive and appealing to our target audience. His keen and astute sense of the programming domain makes him a valuable asset to the team.”
During his earlier tenure at Discovery Networks India, Sudheer was instrumental in the programming and language initiatives of Discovery, Animal Planet and TLC.
On his new role, Sudheer said, “I’ve had a great journey so far with exciting milestones and the opportunity to work with some of the brightest minds in the industry. Today’s constantly evolving media universe and consumption habits are going to be quite challenging and interesting. I am eagerly looking forward to my new role and responsibilities.”