Times Internet has announced the appointments of Dipti Tandon as the Business Head, BaaziNow (a live video gameshow platform) and Nidhi Agarwal as Head of Corporate Initiatives and Planning.
Times Internet is a digital products company, with over 39 businesses across news, entertainment, utilities, classifieds and others.
Gautam Sinha, CEO, Times Internet, said, “Tandon has been leading the BaaziNow initiative right from the time of its conceptualisation. She has been the driving force in making BrainBaazi and BingoBaazi, the most popular and technologically advanced live video gameshow platforms in India.”
Tandon has been with Times Internet for over 13 years, having taken up multiple roles across various businesses of the company. She was the Product Head at MagicBricks and TechGig, driving both these brands to become leaders in their respective categories. Prior to Times Internet, Tandon was a founding member of JeevanSaathi, the digital matrimonial platform.
Sinha added, “Agarwal brings with her a sharp strategic mind and a keen entrepreneurial spirit. She will be a tremendous asset for all our businesses in identifying new avenues of growth and creating innovative, technology-enabled solutions. To begin with she will start her entrepreneurial journey within TIL with TimesPoints.”
Prior to joining Times Internet, Agarwal was the founder and CEO of Kaaryah, a disruptive women’s apparel brand on the cusp of technology, data and design. She has also worked in the corporate strategy teams at Honeywell International and Bain & Co., with experience across diverse industries, including aerospace and defence, telecom, FMCG and education.
Sinha concluded, “Both Tandon and Agarwal are proven leaders and entrepreneurs who have started and scaled up digital businesses successfully. They will be pivotal in driving Times Internet’s vision of shaping and defining how internet-based services get consumed and delivered in India.”