As per Network18, the organisational changes are a move towards the new way in which the two arms of the news organization, TV and digital, will work in collaboration.
Now, Sohan Singh will oversee display business of the business news cluster as well as English news and will report to Mehra. Preeti Sahni has been elevated as chief operating officer-Forbes India, with the responsibility of its P&L.
Azim Lalani, chief operating officer - brand solutions & convergence, will also take additional charge of branded content for CNN-News18. Amit Tripathi will continue to be responsible for Hindi-regional and national channels. Abhinay Chauhan has joined the network recently and will be responsible for government revenues for language channels, digital, Forbes and AETN18.
Siddharth Saini will be responsible for the English news, business news, and Forbes verticals as well as international business. Sujeet Mishra has been given additional duty to oversee Hindi and regional languages focus businesses. Mishra has joined from the Zee group, and will be responsible for non-sales backend of focus for the Hindi and language verticals, notably News18 India.
All will report to Avinash Kaul for television news with a direct line to Puneet Singhvi for the digital business of the group.