DEN appoints Sanjay Jain as new CTO

DetailsRebecca Hawkes | 20 May 2015

Indian multi-system operator (MSO) DEN Networks has appointed Sanjay Jain as group chief technology officer (CTO) to lead technical development of its cable TV and broadband business.

Previously at Bharti Airtel, Jain was in charge of the technical operation of both wireless and landline telecommunications networks in the Upper North. He also served as CTO for the DTH business Airtel Digital.

Jain also held senior management roles at HFCL group, IBM, Reliance Infocomm, Spectranet and Shyam Antenna, totalling around 25 years in the cable, satellite and communications sector.

"It is our pleasure to welcome a veteran professional like Sanjay to our fold," said Pradeep Parameswaran, CEO, DEN Networks.

"His immense experience will help us build technology platforms that will further strengthen our leadership position. I look forward to his contribution in the critical sphere of technology and customer experience as we embark on a trajectory of rapid growth in digital cable and broadband Internet and transform ourselves into a B2C brand."