ABP News Network’s digital platform ABP Live that operates eight web portals in six different languages has restructured its leadership team.
ANN said in a press statement that the roles at ABP Live will be more defined wherein Vijay Jung Thapa will be the Chief Digital Officer. With a professional experience of over 25 years, he will be spearheading ABP’s new and refined vision on the digital front.
Ramakrishnan Laxman will be taking over as AVP - Digital Media. Allen Sharma will be taking over the new role of Head - Digital Revenues. In this role, he will be accountable for Direct Sales, Digital Revenues, Programmatic Monetization and Brand Solution Monetization.
Furthermore, Tushar Banerjee has been appointed as the Head- Digital Content Strategy. He will ensure ABP Live’s Content and Social Media verticals with emphasis on programming pipeline, growth in viewership and monetization.
Speaking on the development, Avinash Pandey, CEO, ABP News Network, said, “In an ever-growing digital era, it is crucial to evolve and keep up with the market pace. The main aim of this decision is to empower our workforce to revolutionise digital news through innovation. This digital push will also help us tap newer audiences and overall maximize the potential of our content. Through this step, we aim to elevate our intellectual property to create ground-breaking, viewer-driven content.”