Arun Sharma, VP (Marketing) and Head of Media for Bharti Airtel has joined IPG Mediabrands as Vice President, operating out of Delhi. He has 17 years of experience, and was with Airtel for 10 years. More on Sharma’s move at Afaqs. Also check out what Sharma had to say about using telecom operator data for marketing.
Inkfruit founder Kashyap Dalal has joined Bangalore based online education startup Simplilearn as its Chief Product Officer. Simplilearn provides online training and professional certification courses. Inkfruit had merged with Zovi.com in February 2013. Dalal is an IIT Bombay and IIM Lucknow alumnus, and started his career with Unilever as part of the Sales & Marketing function.
Sunil Lulla has been made President of Corporate Development at BCCL (the Times of India group). He was previously the MD of Times Television Network, which has properties like Times Now, ET Now, Zoom TV and Movies Now, according to IndianTelevision. This appears to be unconfirmed.
MK Anand, previously the MD of Disney UTV Media Networks, is joining Times Television Network as MD and CEO, according to Indiantelevision. This appears to be unconfirmed. Anand was previously the Business Head of Zoom, and had resigned from Disney UTV in December.