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May 10, 2013
V. D. Wadhwa appointed as Chief Executive Officer for SITI Cable

Mr. V D Wadhwa has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer of SITI Cable Network Ltd., an Essel Group Company, to spearhead and lead SITI Cable with his armor of experience and expertise. SITI Cable is one of the largest Multi-System Operator (MSO) in India's Cable Television Industry, reaching out to over 10 million viewers.

As Chief Executive Officer - SITI Cable, Mr. Wadhwa will be responsible for taking forward the organizational aspirations of growing the business of SITI Cable multifold through digitization. He will be based out of Noida.

His last assignment was with Timex Group India Limited where he was Managing Director & CEO for Business Operations in India and SAARC Countries. Mr. Wadhwa brings with him over 28 years of general management experience in Consumer life style and retail industry and largely credited with profitable turnaround of Timex operations in India and establishing its retail operations in India and South Asian Countries.

Mr. Wadhwa is an Alumni of Harvard Business School & a fellow member of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India. He has served on the various committees of FICCI and Assocham besides serving as President of the Horological Federation of India.

Commenting on the appointment, Essel Group Chairman, Mr. Subhash Chandra, said, "We are delighted to have Mr. Wadhwa at the helm of SITI Cable. With his strong business acumen and strategic inputs, we expect the Company to touch new highs with the aggressive growth plan in the digital regime. I am confident that Mr. Wadhwa's association with the group will add immense value to the Company and all its stake holders."

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