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Den Networks confirms S N Sharma appointment as CEO

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MUMBAI: A few days ago Indiantelevision.com reported that S N Sharma would be re-joining Den Networks after departing from it a year and a half or so ago. The report was based on sources and it was unconfirmed. Today Den Networks informed the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) that Sharma will indeed be re-joining the national cable TV MSO Den as its chief executive officer (CEO) with immediate effect. Erstwhile CEO Pradeep Parameswaran will continue to work with the company as an advisor to the company.

A cable TV industry veteran Sharma has over 30 years of experience of which over 25 years have been in media. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Electronics and Communications and a Master’s degree in Business Administration.

DEN Networks chairman & managing director Sameer Manchanda said that he was happy to welcome Sharma back to the DEN family. Said he: “We are confident of Sharma's unparalleled experience in the cable TV Industry and under his able leadership DEN will scale greater heights in time to come. DEN's cable TV partners and associates on the ground are all geared up to work in perfect coordination to adopt new systems and technologies for better monetisation of investments."

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