Not a cricketer or a politician: BCCI appoints Rahul Johri as Chief Executive Officer

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New Delhi: The Indian Cricket Board (BCCI) on Wednesday allocated Rahul Johri as a Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

Rahul, who was final portion as Discovery Networks Asia Pacific’s Executive Vice-President and General Manager for South Asia, will take on his new purpose starting Jun 1 and will be stating to a BCCI Secretary Anurag Thakur, a matter from a Board said.

He will be formed during Mumbai office.

Rahul Johri. Image Credit: Twitter @BCCI Rahul Johri. Image Credit: Twitter @BCCI

Rahul Johri. Image Credit: Twitter @BCCI

Rahul brings with him measureless believe and believe on Board and will be obliged for a well-spoken functioning of operations, stakeholder government and building strong strategies for offer compelling a sport.

Commenting on a appointment, BCCI President Shashank Manohar, said, “We are gratified to have Rahul with us and are certain his immeasurable believe and believe will advantage a Board. His vision, superintendence and support will minister towards a successful operative of a BCCI.”

BCCI Secretary Anurag Thakur said, “We acquire Rahul aboard and wish him fitness for his new purpose during BCCI. In a past one year, BCCI has undertaken several initiatives directed towards transforming a operative of BCCI in sequence to make a functioning some-more robust. This try is another beginning of a Board directed in a same instruction and will symbol as one some-more miracle towards strengthening a veteran operative of a BCCI.”

Commenting on his appointment, Rahul said, “I am celebrated during a event to offer millions of Indian cricket fans. It will be my pinnacle try to minister to a Indian cricket. we am grateful to a President and Honorary Secretary of a BCCI for bestowing such faith in me. we demeanour brazen to everyone’s support to perform this extensive responsibility.”

With over 20 and years of believe in a media industry, Rahul was final compared with Discovery Networks for 15 years and for a past 8 years was heading South Asia operations.