iTV Network has roped in Dilip Venkatraman as the group chief operating officer, strategy and business development. He will report to Kartikeya Sharma, managing director, iTV Network.
Prior to this, he was CEO of CNN-IBN and IBN7. In a career spanning 23 years, he has also worked with the India Today Group and Zee Network.
Sharma said, "I am delighted to welcome Dilip on board as the new Group COO. His strong track record of delivering growth and understanding of the industry, brands and advertisers will be a great asset for us as he joins us at this juncture of aggressive growth."
Venkatraman said, “iTV Network is now at a very exciting point in its journey where it is all set to emerge as the India’s most profitable and largest TV News Network. I am looking forward to drive the growth momentum and add significant contribution to strengthen the network through innovative and effective strategic solutions.”