Our loss to see a committed leader leave: Sudhanshu Vats on Raj Nayak's exit
These are exciting times for the media industry and I feel energised about the opportunity to do something new in this new landscape, says Raj Nayak
Published - 20-November-2018
After Raj Nayak’s decision to step down from his role as COO Viacom18, Sudhanshu Vats, Group CEO and MD Designate, Viacom18, has said that it is a “loss for the company to see a committed and capable leader leave.” Nayak, meanwhile, said that his tenure at Viacom18 has been "most exciting, challenging and rewarding."
“Raj is one of the most admired leaders in the media and entertainment industry. While on one hand, it is our loss to see a committed and capable leader leave, on the other, it is reassuring to know that he will always keep Viacom18’s flag flying high. On a personal level, I would like to thank Raj for partnering me as Viacom18 scaled newer heights. On behalf of everyone at Viacom18, I’d like to wish Raj all the very best for his future endeavours,” said Vats.
Speaking about his journey Nayak said, “The last seven and a half years at Viacom18 have been most exciting, challenging and rewarding. I have a wonderful team and they helped propel the company to new heights. The Viacom18 leadership has always been supportive and for that, I will always be grateful. These are exciting times for the media industry, the pace of change is remarkable, and I feel energised about the opportunity to do something new in this new landscape.”
Nayak will be serving at Viacom18 till February, 2019.