Indian Express Appoints Sandeep Amar as CEO of Indian Express Digital
Dated: June 02, 2016
Indian Express has appointed Sandeep Amar as the CEO of the Indian Express Digital. He will take care of all the digital mandates of the group and will work from the group’s office based in Noida.
Indian Express has appointed Sandeep Amar as the CEO of the Indian Express Digital. He will take care of all the digital mandates of the group and will work from the group’s office based in Noida. Prior to India.com, he has been with Times Internet as the Head of Marketing. He had joined the Times Group’s internet division as the Marketing head of Times Business Solutions, besides leading the marketing divisions of Simplymarry.com and Ads2book.com. In 2009, Amar was made head of marketing and audience at Indiatimes. His work experience also includes stints with Zee Telefilms, Citigroup, and Hindustan Times.
Amar will be based in Delhi, operating out of The Indian Express’ building in Noida and will report to Goenka, Wholetime Director and Head, New Media, Express Group. Amar has also been an entrepreneur, speaker and leading blogger in the Indian digital ecosystem.
Speaking on the development, Amar said: “I am really excited to join The Indian Express Group. It is a great opportunity for me. The group has been an inspiration in terms of quality of journalism for everyone working in the media space, and has grown tremendously in the digital medium; 4 to 40 million unique visitors in four years is no small feat. I hope to further grow the reach of Express’ path-breaking journalism in India and internationally, and accelerate the revenue growth with that.”
Wholetime Director and Head – New Media, Express Group,Goenka said, “Amar has rich experience in the digital space and most importantly, the right attitude. We’re happy to have him on board, he has an exciting job at hand and I am looking forward to working with him.”