Sandeep Khosla has been appointed CEO of Mid-day. His move was effective 1 March 2016.
He will report into Apurva Purohit, president, Jagran Group, and Shailesh Gupta, director, Jagran Group.
Khosla was with Network18 prior. He has also worked with the Indian Express group.
Purohit said, “With Sandeep joining the Mid-day team, I am confident that we have found the right person to lead the company. He not only brings with him a vast experience from the publishing background but also his impeccable leadership qualities. His proven abilities to strategise, drive innovation and growth will certainly deliver results and take the business a notch higher.”
Gupta added, “Sandeep brings with him an outstanding ability to work with highly motivated teams and his understanding about the print media will definitely help Mid-day reach newer heights. Carrying the wealth of experience to his new role we are positive that, his acumen and proficiency about the business and the industry, will definitely add value to our Jagran Group.”
Khosla said. “I am delighted at the opportunity of being a part of an extremely exciting brand which in so many ways defines Mumbai. Have been an ardent admirer of Mid-day right from its launch. I am sure the talented team at Mid-day will redefine publishing with the guidance and backing of the powerful Jagran Group. I look forward to contributing to the group’s vision of making Mid-day the most admired brand within the Indian media industry.”