Companies

Discovery Networks’ S Asia GM Rahul Johri quits

Meenakshi Verma Ambwani New Delhi | Updated on January 20, 2018 Published on February 24, 2016

Rahul Johri

Discovery Networks Asia-Pacific on Wednesday said that Rahul Johri, Executive Vice-President & General Manager - South Asia, has resigned effective February 24. A company statement said that Johri will continue to work with the company till the end of the year, as a Senior Advisor to Arthur Bastings, President and Managing Director, Discovery Networks Asia-Pacific.

The company said that it has commenced the search for Johri’s replacement. In the interim period, Bastings will additionally manage the South Asia business and day-to-day affairs from India.

Johri had a 15-year tenure at Discovery and in the last eight years he has led the South Asia operations. In a statement, Arthur Bastings, President & Managing Director, Discovery Networks Asia-Pacific, said that Johri had created an “unmatched portfolio that is immensely valued by viewers and trade partners.”

Published on February 24, 2016
null
This article is closed for comments.
Please Email the Editor