Mumbai: Rahul Shaw has joined INX News as senior vice president advertising sales. He will be responsible for driving the revenue function of the English news channel, NewsX, and the other upcoming channels from INX News. Shaw moves from NDTV Imagine where he was snr vice president – ad sales.
Commenting on his appointment INX News COO Vynsley Fernandes said, "Shaw has a wide experience of handling advertising sales across several genres in print and television. He has proven expertise of driving revenue growth in start-ups as well as building and leading strong sales teams. We are delighted to have him on board."
Shaw started his career with Bennett & Coleman specializing in concept selling in the print media. He moved to Turner International where he handled HBO, Cartoon Network and CNN. Thereafter he joined SET India to manage revenue for their English language channels. He later moved to STAR India where he held various leadership roles in the sales function. In his last assignment at NDTV Imagine, he was responsible for heading the frontline sales for all the channels under the umbrella of Imagine.
Shaw says, "I am delighted to come on board and look forward to a fruitful future with INX News. I am also convinced about the clarity and vision that they exhibit in their business plans and its execution which makes this opportunity that much more exciting."
Rahul will be based in Delhi and will be reporting to Fernandes.