Times Internet announced that Satyan Gajwani, formerly CEO, will become Managing Director of Times Internet, and Gautam Sinha, formerly COO, would become CEO of Times Internet.
Vineet Jain, MD of Bennett Coleman and Company Limited, will also continue to serve as Chairman of Times Internet. The new appointments come into effect in April.
As a technologist and business leader, Gautam has more than 28 years of global experience in technology companies, and will bring his capabilities in execution to the new role.
For the past 8 years, Gautam has served as Chief Technology Officer and Chief Operating Officer. Before Times Internet, Gautam was a Silicon valley entrepreneur and executive.
On his appointment, Gautam Sinha said, “Digital news, entertainment, classifieds, and commerce are rapidly shaping the Indian consumer’s habits, and I am delighted to have the opportunity to spearhead an industry leader, with over 150 million highly engaged monthly users. Leading such a diverse portfolio in today’s dynamic environment is a mammoth task. Satyan has done a fantastic job creating a solid cultural foundation, vision and team, and I’m excited to continue to work alongside Satyan to deliver world class products and experiences.”