Sony Pictures Networks India (SPN) has announced major changes in the leadership team portfolio in line with its commitment to its consumers and customers.
Saurabh Yagnik will move into a newly created role of EVP, Monetisation Strategy and Consumer Insights. In this role, Yagnik will lead the identification of organic and inorganic monetisation opportunities in partnership with the revenue and channel heads, to increase SPN’s participation in the marketplace. He will also leverage consumer insights to identify and facilitate implementation of new business opportunities for the network.
Yagnik moves into this new role from being SPN’s EVP & Business Head for the English cluster of channels, where he was heading AXN, Sony Pix, Sony Le Plex HD and Sony BBC Earth.
Tushar Shah will take on the role of EVP, AXN, Sony Pix, Sony Le Plex HD, Sony BBC Earth and Sony Aath. Shah moves into this role from being SPN’s EVP and Business Head, Sony Aath.
Yagnik and Shah will report to NP Singh, CEO, SPN. Yagnik has been with SPN for over four-and-a-half years and Shah has been with SPN for over 11 years. These moves are in line with SPN’s philosophy of providing exciting career opportunities to internal talent and the network’s focus on the future.