Rattan Chugh comes in as the new Chief Peoples Officer while Vivek Pandey joins in as the Vice-President of Growth and Analytics
BestMediaInfo Bureau | Delhi | February 27, 2017
Times Internet has announced the addition of two experienced corporate leaders to its senior management team. Rattan Chugh comes in as the new Chief Peoples Officer from Standard Chartered, while Vivek Pandey joins in from the Tata Group as Vice-President of Growth and Analytics.
Chugh, who earlier held the role of Executive Vice-President and Head of Global HR Shared Services at Standard Chartered Bank, has over 25 years of experience with diverse companies ranging from leading multinationals to start-ups. He will be at the forefront of the people strategy at Times Internet. Former Country Head for Fidelity Investments in India, he also founded Cornerstone Portfolio Services.
Pandey, a published author of books and research papers, has held leadership positions across marketing, business, analytics and product development in large corporates such as the Tata group, Times Group and MakeMyTrip. Pandey will be responsible for Growth marketing and analytics functions for the company.
Gautam Sinha, CEO, Times Internet, said, "At this critical juncture in our trajectory, where we are set out to make Times Internet stronger than ever before; I am pleased to welcome Rattan and Vivek into the leadership team.”
“Rattan’s career journey and aspirations are in complete alignment with the vision that we have for Times Internet. It is this alignment of purpose and perspective, that gives us the confidence in his anchoring of the most important aspect of our strategy – our people,” said Sinha.
Pandey’s experience in leadership positions across marketing, business, analytics and product development will be of immense benefit for Times Internet, feels Sinha.
“With Times’ resources and their proven ability to lead, we are well positioned to continue to lead this digital revolution in India,” Sinha concluded.