Talent of the Week-Gurmit Singh
Gurmit Singh is the new Managing Director, Yahoo India. Gurmit Singh was the CEO of Forbes India at Network 18. Tech Giant Yahoo on Wednesday announced the appointment of Gurmit Singh as Managing Director for Yahoo India. As MD, Gurmit will oversee Yahoo’s business in India, responsible for its growth in the country, a company release said, adding that he will report to Yvonne Chang, VP & Head of India and South East Asia, Yahoo. Gurmit Singh has replaced Arun Tadanki, who quit the company in February last year. He will take over his new assignment with immediate effect and has come up with a strong track record of delivering growth. His understanding of users and advertisers will be a great asset for Yahoo. “With over 20 years of experience, Gurmit brings with him a deep understanding of the Media & Entertainment industry in India. Most recently, Gurmit was the CEO of Forbes India at Network 18.”
Gurmit has worked with Sony Music, Hindustan Times, India Today Group, Rajshri Media, Marico Industries and most recently Network 18. He received his Masters in Business Administration from the Faculty of Management Studies (FMS) at the University of Delhi. He is also a University Gold Medalist in Mechanical (Production) Engineering from Osmania University, Hyderabad.
Television World wishes Gurmit Singh all the best for his career…!!