Avinash Pandey has been elevated as the Chief Executive Officer of ABP News Network Pvt. Ltd. (ANN). Pandey was at the helm of the organisation as the COO of ABP News Network and has been instrumental in its growth over the last five years.Â
An HBS Graduate and Post Graduate in History, Pandey has over two decades of experience in news media, advertising, sales, distribution, marketing and content creation. He has been with ANN since 2005, guiding the growth of advertising revenue and playing a key role in the expansion of the network's reach over the past decade.
DD Purkayastha, MD and CEO, ABP Pvt. Ltd., said, âAvinash has rendered invaluable services during the past 13 years of his tenure in the organisation. Wishing him success in the new role. We are proud of our success and look forward to the next chapter of growth under Avinashâs dynamic leadership.â
Pandey said, âI am delighted and thankful to the Board of Directors of ANN for bestowing such faith in me. ABP News has been consistently setting benchmarks in the media and entertainment industry for innovation and growth in India, which is one of the worldâs fastest growing markets. The convergence of telecom, media and technology is one of the major drivers of the industry and Indiaâs media ecosystem has reached an inflection point. I am looking forward to taking the channels to the next level in these exciting times.â