Update: Surajit Agarwal has also recently joined Web18 as Managing Editor of Tech2.com, Compareindia.com and Chip India, Web18 Informs us. Agarwal is a veteran of the Consumer and Enterprise Technology spaces, having been with Cyber Media India for almost 4 years in various capacities (Editor, Cyber News Service; Senior Sub-Editor, Dataquest; Senior Asst-Editor, DQ Week Delhi), and having worked with Global Sources in Philippines, Reed Business Information Asia, Zdnetindia.com and as Head, Online and New Media for Chandamama. Earlier: Arunava Sinha will be joining Nework18 group company Web18 as Head of IBNLive and CricketNext, Web18 CEO Surya Mantha has confirmed to MediaNama. Sinha joins from NDTV Convergence, where he was Chief Product Officer. At the time of filing this report, he was not available for comment, but according to our sources, is expected to join Web18 in early January. Sinha is expected to fill the editorial vacuum left by the resignation of Roshan Tamang, who left to join Indiatimes as VP (Content & Convergence), and get involved with products development. Mantha declined to comment on Sinha's role, saying that it is too early too comment on it. Sinha is a veteran in the digital and media space, having previously worked as Chief Product Officer at Naspers owned MIH India (Ibibo), as Executive Producer at Indiatimes, and Group Editor at Indya.com, according to his LinkedIn profile. * As we had reported last week, Shop.in.com, the ecommerce vertical at Web18s portal In.com was going to be powered by sister concern HomeShop18. The switch has now…
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