Ravish Kumar has been roped in as executive vice-president and general manager, STAR India to oversee the regional business. He joins from Reckitt Benckiser where he was global category director.
He replaces J C Giri who is scheduled to join Ogilvy & Mather - Asia Pacific as the regional director on the Unilever business.
The news of Kumar's appointment came today and he is expected to come on board next week. Kumar was based in London and has been with Reckitt Benckiser for three years.