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Times Network appoints Rohit Chadda as president and COO of its digital business

Vinay Sarawagi is appointed as senior vice president of digital content.

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Mumbai: Times Network has announced the appointments of Rohit Chadda as president and COO-digital business and Vinay Sarawagi as senior vice president of digital content.

Rohit Chadda will lead the network's digital operations and oversee product strategy, audience development, and operations planning for the digital businesses in his new role. In addition, he will collaborate closely with the network's leadership team to drive the company's overall digital transformation efforts and scale the business.

Rohit is an award-winning entrepreneur and a seasoned and versatile professional with nearly two decades of experience in e-commerce, technology, fintech, media & entertainment, and OTT.

Vinay Sarawagi will spearhead the overall content segment of the network's digital business across platforms, playing a critical role in leading an innovative content strategy for the network's digital arm, Timesnownews.com, and further boosting the network's digital assets.

Vinay is a seasoned professional with over 15 years of experience in traditional and digital media. Vinay was previously responsible for developing a broadcast brand's brand and audience, business strategy, and operations.

Times Network MD & CEO MK Anand said, "We have been making concerted efforts in building our digital prowess to cater to an expanding user base across platforms. I am pleased to welcome Rohit and Vinay to the team, who bring expertise in driving successful digital strategy across business development and content innovation. I am confident they will be valuable additions in supporting our ambitious growth plans and help us scale new heights."

Speaking on his appointment, Rohit Chadda said, "I’m delighted to join Times Network to helm their digital mandate. My efforts will be to create new opportunities, capitalise on emerging trends and strengthen the network’s digital assets to facilitate its transformation to a digital-first organisation."

Speaking on his appointment, Vinay Sarawagi said, "I'm excited to join India's most influential news network. At Times Network, audiences are at the heart of everything, and the unmatched brand connection with the viewers will continue to differentiate the network brands from the noise. I look forward to taking on this new role and synchronising my efforts to ensure that our audiences across mediums, formats and languages are served with unputdownable content, all day, every day."

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