Network18 has appointed A P Parigi as its Group CEO, effective from January 29, 2015. He will be taking from B Saikumar who had quit the company along with Network18 group COO Ajay Chacko and Network18 group CFO RDS Bawa, just prior to the RIL acquisition in May this year and will be based in Mumbai.
Prior to this, Parigi was the Managing director and CEO of ENIL (Radio Mirchi). He was also also worked as Managing Director & Group CEO of Eros Media International and as the CEO of BPL Mobile Communications (now Loop Mobile). He has over 40 years of experience across sectors including infrastructure, telecommunications, media and entertainment.