Barun Das appointed MD & CEO TV9 Network; Hemant Sharma Whole Time Director

22-06-2022 Wed 20:27

Hyderabad, June 22, 2022: The Board of Directors of Associated Broadcasting Company Pvt Ltd (ABCPL) has approved the appointment of Barun Das as Managing Director and CEO of TV9 Network with effect from June 22, 2022.

Das has been associated with TV9 Network since August 2019 and is currently serving as its CEO. Under his leadership, TV9 Network has achieved the distinction to become the undisputed number one news network in the country.  

He is an alumnus of the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Madras, Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Kolkata and the London School of Economics (LSE). His last corporate assignment was as the CEO of Zee Media Limited where he worked for over five years. 

ABCPL has also approved the appointment of veteran journalist Hemant Sharma, as Whole Time Director on the Board.

Hemant Sharma, Ph.D. from BHU, who has been associated with TV9 Network since early 2019, will continue to supervise the editorial affairs of TV9 Bharatvarsh.

Sharma is an award-winning journalist, author and academician. He has earlier worked in leadership roles across major print and television news brands including Jansatta, Hindustan, and India TV, among others. He also serves as Visiting Professor at Banaras Hindu University (BHU).

These appointments are subject to AGM and other statutory clearances. 

More Press Releases
Covid: Telangana registers 496 fresh cases in last 24 hours
'మానవ అక్రమ రవాణా' పై అవగాహన సదస్సులో పాల్గొన్న సునీత లక్ష్మారెడ్డి
సర్ విజ్జి స్విమ్మింగ్ పూల్ పనులను పూర్తి చేయాలి: వీఎంసీ కమిషనర్
స్వ‌యం స‌హాయ‌క సంఘాల‌తో ఫ్లిక్ కార్ట్ చారిత్రాత్మ‌క ఒప్పందం
పట్టణ ప్రాంతాల సమగ్ర అభివృద్ది - మౌలిక సదుపాయాల కల్పన
సైకిల్ ట్రాక్ లను ప్రజలు వినియోగించుకోవాలి: మల్లాది విష్ణు
Bharat Matrimony’s “Pehle Padhai Phir Shaadi” social initiative wins 14 creative awards
AP Cabinet approves renaming of Konaseema as Dr B R Ambedkar Konaseema District & Rs 15000 Cr Green Energy Project
Vedanta’s VGCB Donates Medical Equipment to Vizag’s King George Hospital
ADP India hosts plantation drive to bolster environment sustainability
FreshToHome(FTH) announces investments upto Rs 1,000 cr in Telangana
బోనాల ఉత్సవాలకు పకడ్బందీ ఏర్పాట్లు చేయాలి: మంత్రి తలసాని
Etihad Airways launches three new offers for guests to enjoy their stopover in Abu Dhabi