India Today Group has appointed Kalli Purie as vice chairperson. She has been working with the organisation for the last 20 years and has held several important posts, the last being the Group editorial director (Broadcast and New Media) at India Today.
Aroon Purie, chairman and editor in chief, India Today group, informed staff of her (Kalli Purie) appointment through an internal email. The email also stated that while he (Aroon Purie) has been at the helm of the India Today Group for 42 years and was involved in its day-to-day operations, he would now like to spend time on the strategic steering of the Group and exploring new opportunities.
All those who reported to Aroon Purie will now report to the vice chairperson while the rest of the reporting lines and structure will remain the same.