Mindtree appoints Apurva Purohit to its Board of Directors
New Delhi, India, December 31, 2013: Mindtree, a global information technology solutions company, has announced the appointment of Apurva Purohit, the CEO of one of India’s largest media businesses, to its Board of Directors effective January 1, 2014. Apurva Purohit will also become a member of the company’s audit committee. The Board also elected Parthasarathy NS as an Executive Director in addition to his role as the President, Enterprise Service Lines.
Chairman of Mindtree Subroto Bagchi said, “As we move forward with our transition to be an expertise-led organization, it will be extremely helpful to have the benefit of Apurva Purohit’s vast experience. She is very highly regarded in her industry. She has created and evangelized many successful brands and her appointment comes at the right juncture to help Mindtree reach greater heights.”
“It is an honor to be a part of the stellar team at Mindtree. I look forward to contribute towards the next phase of growth for the company,” said Apurva Purohit.
Apurva Purohit is the CEO of Music Broadcast Private Limited, which operates Radio City 91.1FM, India’s first and leading FM radio brand. Under her leadership, Radio City has grown to a national presence across 20 cities and is a leader in many of the markets it operates in.
She is a specialist in the field of media businesses and brands and prior to her entry into radio, Apurva Purohit worked in the television business with BCCL & Zee Telefilms. She has launched successful TV brands such as Zoom, India’s first lifestyle channel and also led the re-launch strategy for Zee TV, the flagship channel of Zee Telefilms.
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