HT Media Limited has appointed Praveen Someshwar as Managing Director and CEO w.e.f August 1, 2018. Someshwar will replace Rajiv Verma who had quit the company earlier this month.
A business leader with 27 years' of experience in strategic leadership, business and finance roles, Someshwar is working with Pepsico since 1994 and is currently, SVP and GM for Pepsico North Asia, Phillipines, Indonesia, Malaysia and other islands in Asia Pacific Region.
Prior to this, he had a stint with ICI India Limited between 1991-94. He is a qualified Chartered Accountant and Cost Accountant.