Network18 announces key elevations for TV & Digital arms

Smriti Mehra elevated as COO, Business News Cluster; Preeti Sahni to be COO, Forbes India; Azim Lalani COO, Brand Solutions & Convergence. Sujeet Mishra, Abhinay Chauhan new names in the Group

e4m by exchange4media Staff
Updated: Apr 6, 2020 12:38 PM
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Network18 has announced several key elevations and appointments. The appointments are with respect to the organization’s TV and digital arms.

Smriti Mehra has been elevated as COO, Business News Cluster, and will be responsible for the P&L of this cluster along with the P&L of CNBC digital as well as Display and Focus revenue for her cluster.

Sohan Singh will be handling the Display business of the Business News cluster as well as English News and will report to Mehra.

Preeti Sahni has been elevated as COO of Forbes India. Meanwhile, Azim Lalani, COO, Brand Solutions and Convergence, will take additional charge of branded content for CNN-News18.

Abhinay Chauhan has been appointed to handle government revenues for language channels, digital, Forbes and AETN18.

Siddharth Saini will be responsible for English News, Business News and Forbes verticals as well as international business.

Additonally, the group has appointed Zee Group’s Sujeet Mishra who will now handle non-sales backend of Focus for the Hindi and Language verticals - News18 India.

All will report to Avinash Kaul for TV news with a direct line to Puneet Singhvi for the Digital business of the group.

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