Zee Media Corporation (ZMCL) has on-boarded Madhu Soman as the Chief Business Officer for Wion to further strengthen its presence as one of the leading media entities.
Soman has over 25 years of core broadcast and digital media industry experience, having worked with Bloomberg in Hong Kong as head of broadcast sales, Video Services in London as managing editor.
Prior to joining Bloomberg, Soman was associated with Reuters as a journalist for 14 years. In the past, he has also worked with companies such as Spectranet, ANI, BiTV. With his high proficiency in journalism, Soman will aggressively support editorial and business segment of the venture.
He is an alumnus of Indian Institute of Mass Communication, Symbiosis International University and Kerala University.
Bibek Agarwala, President - Group Strategy and Innovation, Zee Media, said, “Wion has always focused on imparting unbiased news to the audience. I am pleased to welcome leader like Madhu Soman, who brings years of experience in journalism, diverse expertise in managing business. Under his guidance, we are ready to scale new heights. Zee Media has grown from strength to strength and is set to deliver the best content to the audience.”
Soman said, “It’s an exciting opportunity to join a young and daring team of seasoned professionals. I eagerly look forward to leading the business team and extending my expertise to the editorial team to connect the dots, contextualize and bring out in-depth analysis of national and global issues.”