He will report to Anant Goenka, Wholetime Director and Head - New Media, Express Group
BestMediaInfo Bureau | Mumbai | June 2, 2016
Indian Express has appointed Sandeep Amar as the CEO of the Indian Express Digital. He will take care of all the digital mandates of the group and will work from the group’s office based in Noida.
Speaking on the development, Amar said: “I am really excited to join The Indian Express Group. It is a great opportunity for me. The group has been an inspiration in terms of quality of journalism for everyone working in the media space, and has grown tremendously in the digital medium; 4 to 40 million unique visitors in four years is no small feat. I hope to further grow the reach of Express' path-breaking journalism in India and internationally, and accelerate the revenue growth with that.”
Wholetime Director and Head - New Media, Express Group,Goenka said, “Amar has rich experience in the digital space and most importantly, the right attitude. We're happy to have him on board, he has an exciting job at hand and I am looking forward to working with him.”
Amar will be based in Delhi, operating out of The Indian Express' building in Noida and will report to Goenka, Wholetime Director and Head, New Media, Express Group.
Amar was the CEO at India.com – A Zee Entertainment and Penske Media Corporation JV. Under his leadership, India.com became the number 2 digital publisher in India. Sandeep has earlier worked at Times Internet Limited, Citigroup, Zee Entertainment, The Hindustan Times and The Times of India. Sandeep is an MBA from FMS, Delhi and a Six Sigma black belt.Info@BestMediaInfo.com