Rahul Thappa heads to Hong Kong

4 years ago

(marketingmagazine.com.my) – By: Malati Siniah

Rahul Thappa, Astro’s Vice President of Data Analytics will be embarking on a new journey with Fox Network Group Asia in Hong Kong in May 2017.

No stranger to those in the industry Rahul has over the last seventeen years, held leadership roles at leading marketing consultancies and media owners/broadcasters in both the South Asian and South-East Asian markets.

Since 2013 Rahul has been responsible for Astro’s viewer analytics & insights, television broadcast advertising processes, technology, and advertising sales strategy.

In his new role as Senior Vice President – Trading, Research, and Consumer Insights at Fox Network Group, Rahul will be responsible for the commercial research department that supports the company’s Commercial, Ad sales, Programming, and Marketing departments across its 14 markets in the Asia-Pacific region.
Speaking to MARKETING on his new journey Rahul who recently spoke at our Malaysian Media Conference on Datalytics shared,

“The journey over the last four years at Astro has been most fulfilling professionally and personally. To have been an Astrolite is a privilege I will always hold close to my heart, for the company and its leadership – especially Henry – provided me with unflinching support at every step of the way.

I’m thankful to have had the privilege of working with and befriending some of the brightest, most driven individuals in the media and broadcasting industry and to have led a best-in- class team that created, and drove value in the intersection of consumer insights, media, and technology. I look forward to working with my friends and former colleagues at Astro, as business partners.”


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