Ramgarhia brings more than 12 years of experience across media, telecom and manufacturing sector
BestMediaInfo Bureau | Mumbai | August 5, 2014
Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) India has appointed Romil Ramgarhia as Chief Business Officer. This is a move to strengthen the core management team as BARC moves closer to the launch of its services. Ramgarhia will report to Partho Dasgupta, CEO of BARC.
Ramgarhia brings more than 12 years of experience across media, telecom and manufacturing sector. In his last role, he was Chief Commercial Officer at ZEEL. Before joining ZEEL, he was associated with Viacom18, Bharti Airtel, Asian Paints and ACC, in different capacities.
Punit Goenka, MD and CEO, ZEEL and Chairman, BARC, said, "Romil has played a key role during his limited assignment at ZEEL. It is unfortunate that he quit ZEEL. However, I am confident that his rich experience will bring greater value to BARC. As he now moves on to a new challenge in a new role and domain, I wish him luck for his continued success."
Dasgupta commented, âBARC is moving closer to launch. Romil has an excellent background in broadcast, in telecom and in other industries. He was already associated with BARC as part of its Commercial Committee and hence is well initiated in the processes. With his great business acumen he will further strengthen the organization.â
Talking about his appointment, Ramgarhia said, "My assignment with ZEEL and Viacom18 has been one of my most challenging as well as gratifying periods of my professional career. It is great to be a part of a start-up which is slated to be the biggest audience measurement system across the world."