Zee Media brings on board Rajiv Singh as COO - National Channels
Earlier in the day, AdGully had reported the news about RK Arora putting in his papers as Executive Director & CEO at Zee Media Corporation. Post this development, Zee Media has announced the appointment of Rajiv Singh as COO - National Channels. In this role, Singh will be overseeing all the national news channels of Zee Media, which include Zee News, Zee Business and the recently launched English news channel, Wion.
It may be noted here that this is the first time that Zee Media has divided its channel portfolio into National and Regional. The organisation will soon announce the appointment of a COO for Regional Channels as well.
Singh joins in from News18, where he was Senior VP (Business Head). He had joined the organisation in August 2014.
Prior to his stint with Network18, Singh was General Manager, Middle East at Tribal Fusion, an online advertising network owned by Exponential Interactive.
He has also worked with Khaleej Times Online, Hindustan Times, Dainik Bhaskar and The Times of India, among others.