As part of its strategic transformation process, India’s premier news channel India TV has announced the appointment of Vinay Maheshwari as its Group CEO (Chief Executive Officer). He will be leading strategic initiatives in both broadcast and digital media to take India TV’s brand and businesses to the next level.
He moves from Sakshi Media Group, where he was executive director and CEO.
Ritu Dhawan, MD, India TV, said, “I am glad to have Vinay on board. We feel there is a great match between his execution-focused mindset and our company’s core values. We are sure that his thought leadership and capabilities, combined with India TV’s enduring legacy as the nation’s premier news channel, will greatly enable the organisation in its journey towards higher growth and expansion.”
In his previous stints with Indian and global organizations, Maheshwari was responsible for strategy, sales, marketing, distribution, brand and P&L management. He also played key leadership roles in HT Media and Dainik Bhaskar groups.