Discovery Networks Asia Pacific has appointed Shaun Nanjappa Chendira as the new Head of Advertising Sales, South Asia who has been elevated from his current in Discovery India.
Shaun Nanjappa Chendira was previously the Revenue Head for Kids & Vernacular, Discovery India. Shaun has in the past worked with Warner Media as the Senior Director, English Entertainment vertical and Director, Kids vertical for the India region.
“Shaun has displayed strong and mature thinking required for the future of both, our linear and our digital platforms. With his stellar record of accomplishment and proven experience of driving business revenue, he is well placed to lead the company to the next level of growth in his new position as the Head of Advertising Sales. I wish him all the very best.”Megha Tata, Managing Director, Discovery – South Asia
“I am delighted and grateful to Discovery India for giving me this opportunity. While these last few months have been tough for the entire industry to say the least, here’s looking forward to a better tomorrow. I know there will be a lot of challenges to face going forward, and all I can say is, I am ready to meet them head on. I step into this role with much excitement and a clear vision for Discovery as we step into the future,” said Shaun Nanjappa Chendira.