Dish TV inducts its CEO Anil Dua as additional director

MUMBAI: Dish TV India board has approved the appointment of CEO Anil Dua’s as an Additional Director of the company in the category of Executive Director. Dua’s appointment is effective from 26th March, 2019 until the conclusion of ensuing Annual General Meeting of the company to be held in the calendar year 2019.

The company said that the appointment has been done on the basis of the recommendation of Nomination and Remuneration Committee, confirming that Dua is not debarred from holding the office of Director pursuant to any SEBI order or any other such authority.

Dua is an engineer from IIT, Delhi and an MBA from IIM, Ahmedabad. He has worked in several well-known entities such as Unilever, Gillette and Hero MotoCorp.

His last assignment was as Managing Director of OTE Group which represents major franchises in automobiles, electronics, home appliances, tyres, batteries and lubricants with operations in Oman and UAE.

He comes with a rich experience in various facets of business management such as brand building, marketing, customer experience, supply chain and strategy.

The board has also approved amendment to the company’s ‘Policy for Fair Disclosure of Unpublished Price Sensitive Information’, which forms part of the overall ‘Insider Trading Code’ of the company.

The purpose of this policy is to formulate the framework and code of practices and procedures to be followed in relation to the disclosure of events/ occurrences and the information in the nature of Unpublished Price Sensitive Information (UPSI) which could potentially impact the price of the listed securities of Dish TV India on the stock exchanges.